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Clinical leads congratulate Open on its first anniversary

NEWS: 23 May 2014, Open for better care

Open for better care celebrates its first anniversary this month, and the clinical leads of the campaign’s topic areas have congratulated health care workers on their work over the past year to prevent patient harm.

Reducing surgical site infection: Preoperative hair removal

NEWS: 21 Mar 2014, Healthcare Associated Infections

Clipping not shaving the surgical site is the third in a series of intervention guidelines[1] developed by the Commission’s national Surgical Site Infection Improvement (SSII) Programme, led by Auckland and Canterbury district health boards.

SSII Programme data collection forms

PUBLICATION: 14 Mar 2014, Infection Prevention & Control

The SSII Programme orthopaedic and cardiac data collection forms have been updated (November 2018). Please use the forms to record your data before entering it into the SSII Programme database.

Surgical skin antisepsis

NEWS: 24 Feb 2014, Infection Prevention & Control

Surgical skin antisepsis is one of the key interventions of the Commission’s national Surgical Site Infection Improvement (SSII) Programme, led by Auckland and Canterbury DHBs.

Dr Arthur Morris visits Waikato DHB

NEWS: 17 Feb 2014, Healthcare Associated Infections

Dr Arthur Morris, clinical lead surgical site infection improvement programme, spoke at the Waikato District Health Board grand rounds on Thursday 13 February 2014.

SSI webinar 2: Surveillance

PUBLICATION: 29 Nov 2013, Infection Prevention & Control

This is the presentation from the second in a series of webinars on surgical site infections.

SSI webinar 2: Surveillance

PUBLICATION: 29 Nov 2013, Healthcare Associated Infections

This is the presentation from the second in a series of webinars on surgical site infections.

SSI surveillance and continuous improvement

NEWS: 26 Nov 2013, Healthcare Associated Infections

Surveillance is one of the key components of the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s national Surgical Site Infection Improvement (SSII) Programme, led by Auckland and Canterbury District Health Boards (DHBs).

SSI webinar 1: Case for change

PUBLICATION: 14 Nov 2013, Infection Prevention & Control

Presentations from the first SSI webinar - the case for change.

SSI webinar 1: Case for change

PUBLICATION: 13 Nov 2013, Healthcare Associated Infections

Presentation from the first SSI webinar - the case for change.

Surgical site infection webinar series

NEWS: 11 Nov 2013, Healthcare Associated Infections

The second in a series of webinars on reducing surgical site infections (SSIs) is being held on Wednesday 20 November 2013.

Surgical site infection webinar series

NEWS: 11 Nov 2013, Infection Prevention & Control

The second in a series of webinars on reducing surgical site infections (SSIs) is being held on Wednesday 20 November 2013.