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DHBs improving performance on keeping patients safe

NEWS: 4 Apr 2014, Health Quality Intelligence

Data for the October to December 2013 quarter released by the Commission shows district health boards are making good progress on taking simple actions proven to help keep patients safe.

New marker added to rate DHB safety

NEWS: 4 Apr 2014, Health Quality Intelligence

Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew has today welcomed data on Surgical Site Infections (SSI), which has been added to DHBs quarterly reporting on Quality and Safety Markers.

Data gives DHBs insight into their patient safety

NEWS: 24 Jan 2014, Open for better care

Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew has today welcomed further data from the Health Quality & Safety Commission which tracks individual DHBs’ progress in reducing patient harm.

Data gives DHBs insight into their patient safety

NEWS: 24 Jan 2014, Health Quality Intelligence

Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew has today welcomed further data from the Health Quality & Safety Commission (HQSC) which tracks individual DHBs’ progress in reducing patient harm.

Quality and safety markers: outcome data for individual DHBs

NEWS: 24 Jan 2014, Health Quality Intelligence

These Excel sheets and graphs contain individual DHBs’ data on progress made against the quality and safety markers (QSMs) process measures and in reducing patient harm from falls, healthcare associated infections and surgery (the outcome data).

Data show more patients assessed for risk of falling

NEWS: 11 Dec 2013, Health Quality Intelligence

New data released by the Health Quality & Safety Commission show a significant increase in the percentage of older patients being assessed for their risk of a fall while in hospital.

Questions and answers about QSMs

PUBLICATION: 29 Aug 2013, Reducing Harm from Falls

Questions and answers about the falls QSMs which include a worked example to show how the process measures give us feedback at unit level.

Upcoming falls initiatives

NEWS: 1 Aug 2013, Falls

There are a number of initiatives aimed at reducing harm from falls in care settings that you will soon get more information about through Open for better care.

New health data will help drive improvements in patient safety

NEWS: 27 Jun 2013, Open for better care

The publication of new health data will encourage district health boards (DHBs) to consistently put in place steps to improve patient safety, says Professor Alan Merry, Chair of the Health Quality & Safety Commission.

New health data will help drive improvements in patient safety

NEWS: 27 Jun 2013, Health Quality Intelligence

The publication of new health data will encourage district health boards (DHBs) to consistently put in place steps to improve patient safety, says Professor Alan Merry, Chair of the Health Quality & Safety Commission.

New national patient safety campaign launched

NEWS: 17 May 2013, Open for better care

A new national patient safety campaign aimed at saving lives and reducing harm was launched today by Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew.