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Australia and New Zealand hip fracture registry

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The Australia and New Zealand hip fracture registry provides a database and system for the collection and reporting of data, aligned to the standard, and a learning opportunity to help provide the best care we can to hip fracture patients.

Commission supports World Osteoporosis Day

NEWS: 13 Oct 2016, Reducing Harm from Falls

The Health Quality & Safety Commission supports the International Osteoporosis Foundation’s World Osteoporosis Day on 20 October 2016, as part of its ongoing commitment to an integrated approach to falls and fracture management in New Zealand.

Inaugural hip fracture registry annual report released

NEWS: 13 Oct 2016, Reducing Harm from Falls

The inaugural annual report for the Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry was released in September and four hospitals from New Zealand feature in the report.

Management of the advance care planning programme and training

NEWS: 12 Oct 2016

The National Advance Care Planning Cooperative has been working with the Health Quality & Safety Commission and the 20 district health boards (DHBs) to find support and funding for advance care planning governance and activities for the 2016–17 year.

Suicide Mortality Review Committee report released

NEWS: 31 May 2016, Suicide Mortality Review Committee

Suicide is a major cause of death in New Zealand and the most common cause of death for young people. In 2012, 549 New Zealanders took their own lives with suicide rates being much higher in males.

A Window on the Quality of New Zealand’s Health Care (May 2016)

PUBLICATION: 6 May 2016, Health Quality Intelligence

This is the 2016 update of the Commission’s inaugural Window on the Quality of New Zealand’s Health Care, published in December 2015. It brings our measures up to date and examines key issues in the measurement of quality in NZ health care.

How leadership helps to reduce harm from falls

NEWS: 28 Apr 2016, Falls

Sandy Blake, director of nursing at Whanganui DHB with significant experience in patient safety, describes the role of clinical leadership in driving quality improvement in reducing harm from falls.

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4th World Congress on Integrated Care

EVENT: 23 Nov 2016, Primary Care

The International Foundation for Integrated Care presents the 4th World Congress on Integrated Care 'Investing in our Future: Improving the Health of People and Communities'.