NEWS: 4 Sep 2020, Primary Care
Addiction clients of Nelson’s Victory Square Pharmacy now have a better quality of life thanks to a project to improve their physical health.
NEWS: 29 Jan 2020, Advance Care Planning
The programme for the Choosing Wisely forum, Choosing Wisely – Choosing Equity: a focus on equity, sustainability and shared decision-making – has been released.
NEWS: 17 Dec 2019, Health Quality & Safety Commission
Registration for the Choosing Wisely 2020 forum is now open. The forum, Choosing Wisely – Choosing Equity: a focus on equity, sustainability and shared decision-making is being held in Wellington on 1 May 2020.
PUBLICATION: 14 Aug 2019, Partners in Care
This facilitators’ training package will help health and disability consumers participate confidently when sharing their views and experiences in decision-making forums across the sector.
NEWS: 26 Jul 2019, Health Quality Intelligence
New data from over 72,000 patients who responded to a survey about their experiences with New Zealand health services shows one in five reported not visiting a GP or nurse due to cost in the last 12 months.
NEWS: 1 May 2019, Family Violence Death Review Committee
The Health Quality & Safety Commission is seeking a lived-experience (consumer) member to join the Family Violence Death Review Committee.
NEWS: 14 Mar 2019, Health Quality & Safety Commission
The latest issue of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's e-digest for the period of 22 February–14 March 2019 is now available online.
NEWS: 22 Feb 2019, Patient Deterioration
Sheila attended the Patient Deterioration: current state and future developments conference in November 2018, which was co-hosted by the Commission and the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society. She shares her thoughts in this report.
PUBLICATION: 3 Jul 2018, Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee
Presentations from the 12th annual conference of the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee: Coming together to be better, held on 26 June 2018 in Wellington.
NEWS: 6 Mar 2018, Mental Health & Addiction Quality Improvement
We have an opportunity for someone to use their own mental health and/or addiction experience to work with the Health Quality & Safety Commission.
PUBLICATION: 10 Oct 2017, Adverse Events
Sheila from Te Pukaea (Whanganui DHB's consumer council) talks about her experience
EVENT: 8 Mar 2018, Partners in Care
A 2-day interactive co-design forum to improve the quality and safety of our health system.
PUBLICATION: 13 Jul 2017, Partners in Care
Facilitators' training guide and education and training package to help health and disability consumer participate confidently when sharing their views and experiences in decision-making forums across the sector.
PUBLICATION: 3 Jul 2017, Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee
Presentations from 'Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee annual conference: Timing is everything'