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Thanks for another great Patient Safety Week!

28 Nov 2018, Patient Safety Week

A huge thank you to everyone who supported Patient Safety Week 2018. The week, which focused on infection prevention and control, and in particular good hand hygiene, ran from 4 to 10 November.

School kids get the message about antibiotics

5 Nov 2018, Patient Safety Week

Antibiotics are not always the answer. That’s the message from 12-year-old Libby Thompson from Cust School in Rangiora, winner of the 2018 national antibiotic awareness poster competition.

Orders are open for Patient Safety Week 2018 resources!

10 Sep 2018, Patient Safety Week

Orders are open for Patient Safety Week 2018 resources. With this year's focus on infection prevention and control, our PSW resources encourage consumers and health professionals to ask: are you giving germs a hand?

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Great participation in Patient Safety Week 2017

23 Nov 2017, Patient Safety Week

A huge thank you to everyone who supported Patient Safety Week 2017. The week, which was focused on medication safety, ran from 5 to 11 November and saw a record number of resources ordered.

Patient Safety Week (5–11 November 2017)

5 Nov 2017, Patient Safety Week

Patient Safety Week is a commitment to consumers and patients that our health services strive to provide the best and safest care possible, every time.

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Patient Safety Week update (July 2017)

6 Jul 2017, Patient Safety Week

An update on the medication safety theme, our supporters, our audience, and competition details to win a staff morning tea.