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Face masks, vision, and risk of falls

PUBLICATION: 24 Nov 2020, Reducing Harm from Falls

An article from the British Medical Journal with useful tips for mitigating the risk of falls in older people, while wearing a face mask.

Getting better with evidence: Experiences of putting evidence into practice

EVENT: 10 Dec 2019, Health Quality & Safety Commission

'Getting better with evidence: Experiences of putting evidence into practice’ is a one-day conference where delegates can learn from experts about putting evidence into practice, and discuss the challenges currently being faced in health care.

Choosing Wisely must mean choosing equity

NEWS: 12 Jun 2019, Health Quality & Safety Commission

A paper published in the latest New Zealand Medical Journal says the Choosing Wisely campaign must ensure the message 'more is not necessarily better' does not inadvertently worsen the under-treatment for Māori and other groups.

Flipping healthcare: an essay by Maureen Bisognano and Dan Schummers

PUBLICATION: 20 Dec 2016, Building Leadership & Capability

This article published in the British Medical Journal argues that to meet today’s health care challenges, we need to flip our thinking to develop innovative models of care that can improve health, improve care delivery and lower costs.

Decline in falls and broken hips a success story for New Zealand health care

MEDIA RELEASE: 2 Dec 2016, Reducing Harm from Falls

The Health Quality & Safety Commission is celebrating the success of New Zealand public hospitals in reducing the number of in-hospital falls that result in a broken hip. New Zealand appears to be the first country to achieve this on a national scale.

PMMRC welcomes focus on preventable stillbirths

NEWS: 9 Feb 2016, Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee

The Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee (PMMRC) is welcoming a new series, published by UK medical journal Lancet, focusing on preventable stillbirths.