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Adverse events reports for quarters 1, 2 and 3 of 2020/21 released

NEWS: 27 May 2021, Adverse Events

Each year the Health Quality & Safety Commission collects information about adverse events that occur in hospitals and other health care providers and reports on the findings. This is the data for quarter one, two and three of 2020/2021.

World Hand Hygiene Day: A reminder against complacency

NEWS: 5 May 2021, Infection Prevention & Control

World Hand Hygiene Day on Wednesday 5 May is a reminder of the important role appropriate hand hygiene plays in preventing the spread of illnesses – from the flu to COVID-19.

Shared goals of care poster

PUBLICATION: 22 Apr 2021, Patient Deterioration

This poster describes the shared goals of care process for health care providers; it is available in two designs.

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Quality improvement scientific symposium 2021

EVENT: 17 Nov 2021, Building Leadership & Capability

The Health Quality & Safety Commission is hosting its 7th annual scientific symposium for health care quality improvement practitioners.

Resources and recommendations

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This page contains recommendations and resources regarding treatments and tests for both consumers and health professionals.

Reflecting on consumer partnership this World Hemophilia Day

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.

Report finds inequities for Māori following major trauma

NEWS: 19 Apr 2021, Perioperative Mortality Review Committee

The Perioperative Mortality Review Committee (POMRC) is calling for district health boards (DHBs) to conduct an in-depth review into all cases of major trauma resulting in hospitalisation in Māori aged 15–18 years.

Using restorative approaches to heal and learn: Humanising harm

EVENT: 24 Mar 2022, Adverse Events

Have you observed or been affected by health care harm? For example, a complaint, adverse event, or conflict? Consider attending this hui to learn more about responding to health care harm using a restorative approach that embraces healing and learning.