On 27 May 2020, when the world was in the depths of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, UN Women released an awareness-raising campaign highlighting the potential for a...
NEWS: 22 Sep 2021, Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee
These are the findings of the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee (the CYMRC) in it 15th data report released today, which analyses the deaths of children and young people aged between 28 days and 24 years from 2015 and 2019.
PUBLICATION: 22 Sep 2021, Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee
The 15th data report of the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee is available to download here, along with an infographic containing insights into the report. The report is summarised on this web page.
NEWS: 12 Aug 2021, ACP information for consumers
The Health Quality & Safety Commission is proud to launch Whenua ki te whenua: A taonga for your whānau, a new advance care planning guide designed using kaupapa Māori processes.
NEWS: 12 Aug 2021, Safe Surgery NZ
The Health Quality & Safety Commission-led Safe Surgery NZ programme, which has greatly improved the way surgical operations are performed in Aotearoa New Zealand, finished in July 2021. This article looks at the achievements of the programme.
PUBLICATION: 13 May 2021, Family Violence Death Review Committee
These information sheets provide easy access in multiple languages to information about the nature and circumstances of family violence deaths in Aotearoa.
PUBLICATION: 29 Apr 2021, Family Violence Death Review Committee
This paper contains information about family violence experts in the criminal court. It was recently published in the journal of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law.
NEWS: 16 Apr 2021, Partners in Care
Saturday 17 April 2021 is World Hemophilia Day. Deon York, senior programme manager for the Commission’s consumer engagement programme, reflects on what the day represents and how it can encourage us to improve health and wellbeing for all in Aotearoa.
PUBLICATION: 19 Apr 2021, Perioperative Mortality Review Committee
Equity in major trauma outcomes is the focus of this ninth Perioperative Mortality Review Committee (POMRC) report.