Presentations and videos from the Safe Surgery NZ workshops with Prof Cliff Hughes

18 Nov 2016 | Safe Surgery NZ

Presentations and videos from the Health Quality & Safety Commission's workshops with Professor Cliff Hughes in November 2016.

Welcome Prof Ian Civil
Clinical lead, Safe Surgery NZ, Health Quality & Safety Commission
Leadership: is it power, authority or influence? Prof Cliff Hughes
President, International Society for Quality in Health Care

Is it power, authority or influence? (PDF, 1.76MB)

Why introduce briefing and debriefing; the case for change Prof Ian Civil

The relevance of everyone being on the same page in surgery (PDF, 1.88MB)


DHB experience of introducing briefing and debriefing

Chris Adams, CHOD Plastics, and Lis Browne, ACNM Patient Flow (Coordinator), Hutt Valley DHB

Craig Skidmore, HOD and Obstetrics and Gynaecology Specialist, Hawkes Bay DHB

SSNZ & MORSim Project team, MORSim

A national initiative for safer surgery (PDF, 1.44MB)

How is your (Risk) Appetite?

Prof Cliff Hughes

How is your appetite for risk? (PDF, 2.2MB)


Cliff Hughes, Ian Civil, MORSim and DHB presenters

Wrap up

Prof Ian Civil


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