The Commission is increasing its focus on the primary care sector. The primary care programme aims to increase quality improvement capability in these areas.

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Streamlining patient enrolment delivers extra benefits

29 May 2019, Primary Care

A project to improve the patient enrolment process at Whanganui’s Gonville Health and make it more patient-centred and culturally appropriate has achieved benefits beyond its intended aims.

Final learning session for 2018 Whakakotahi cohort

10 May 2019, Primary Care

The Whakakotahi 2018 primary care quality improvement programme teams came together to share what they have learnt to-date at the third and final learning session held in Wellington, on Tuesday 19 March 2019.

Partnership delivers wraparound support for diabetes patients

17 Apr 2019, Primary Care

West Coast Primary Health Organisation (PHO) has partnered with Māori health and social services provider, Poutini Waiora, in a project to improve outcomes for targeted Buller Medical Māori and Pacific clients with diabetes.

Whakakotahi 2019 shortlist announced

10 Dec 2018, Primary Care

The shortlist of projects for the third round of Whakakotahi, the Commission’s initiative to develop quality improvement capability in primary care, has been announced.