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WDHB standing right behind April Falls campaign

NEWS: 3 Apr 2013, Reducing Harm from Falls

Preventing falls in the community and in hospital is everyone’s business. And that’s the message of the April Falls promotion getting underway today at Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB).

Alcohol Healthwatch Trust launches BABIES + BOOZE campaign

NEWS: 18 Oct 2012, Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee

Media release from the Alcohol Healthwatch Trust. The Trust has teamed up with two community organisations to launch the BABIES + BOOZE campaign to raise awareness of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

Shared health information seminars

NEWS: 23 Jul 2012, Partners in Care

The National Health IT Board is raising awareness around the sharing of health care information by holding series of community seminars to get the public's feedback on future changes.

Shared health information seminars

EVENT: 24 Jul 2012

The National Health IT Board is raising awareness around the sharing of health care information by holding a series of community seminars to get the public's feedback on future changes.

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NEWS: 28 May 2012, Medication Safety

The error prone abbreviations poster has been revised to highlight abbreviations, symbols and dose designations which have been reported internationally as being frequently misinterpreted and involved in harmful medication errors.

Paper supports focus on hospitals’ hand hygiene

MEDIA RELEASE: 11 May 2012, Infection Prevention & Control

A paper published today in the New Zealand Medical Journal supports a focus on improving hand hygiene in hospitals to reduce hospital-acquired infections.

Paper supports focus on hospitals’ hand hygiene

NEWS: 11 May 2012, Infection Prevention & Control

A paper published today in the New Zealand Medical Journal supports a focus on improving hand hygiene in hospitals to reduce hospital-acquired infections.

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Clean hands save lives

NEWS: 4 May 2012, Infection Prevention & Control

Today (5 May) is World Hand Hygiene Day and the Commission says it is a good reminder of the importance of good hand hygiene in the fight against preventable healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs).

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Congratulating efforts to improve hand hygiene

MEDIA RELEASE: 4 May 2012, Infection Prevention & Control

As World Hand Hygiene Day approaches on Saturday 05 May, Hand Hygiene New Zealand (HHNZ) congratulates District Health Boards and hospital-based healthcare workers throughout the country for working hard to improve hand hygiene practice.

Clean hands save lives

MEDIA RELEASE: 4 May 2012, Infection Prevention & Control

Today (5 May) is World Hand Hygiene Day and the Commission says it is a good reminder of the importance of good hand hygiene in the fight against preventable healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs).

Gillian Bohm on the health quality and safety 'journey'

NEWS: 25 Jan 2011, Health Quality & Safety Commission

The recent establishment of the Health Quality & Safety Commission is the latest step on the journey to ensure New Zealanders get the best possible healthcare. Principal Advisor Quality Improvement Gillian Bohm has been there from the start.