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Commission calendar of events 2018

By   /  December 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Commission calendar of events 2018

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commission calendar of events 2018 Commission calendar of events 2018 Event start: 31 Dec 2020 12:00am Event end: 31 Dec 2020 12:00am Location: Below is a link to the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s calendar of upcoming events. This list will be updated on a […]

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Forum day a first combined meeting for all mortality review committees

By   /  December 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Forum day a first combined meeting for all mortality review committees

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Forum day a first combined meeting for all mortality review committees This week, all mortality review committees and the Māori caucus gathered at an open forum in Auckland. The combined meeting was a first for all five committees; the Family Violence Death Review Committee, Perioperative Mortality Review Committee, Child […]

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Lord Adebowale inspires mental health & addiction sector

By   /  December 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Lord Adebowale inspires mental health & addiction sector

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Lord Adebowale inspires mental health & addiction sector The Health Quality & Safety Commission’s latest international speaker to take to the stage was Lord Victor Adebowale CBE. In a free half-day workshop for the mental health and addiction (MHA) sector at Auckland’s Beca Auditorium on […]

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National Hand Hygiene New Zealand report released (July–October 2017)

By   /  December 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on National Hand Hygiene New Zealand report released (July–October 2017)

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: National Hand Hygiene New Zealand report released (July–October 2017) The latest Hand Hygiene NZ performance report for 1 July to 31 October 2017 has been published on the Hand Hygiene New Zealand website. Achievements in this audit period: Thirteen DHBs achieved at or above the national target […]

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Adverse events report signals stronger focus on learning from consumers

By   /  November 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Adverse events report signals stronger focus on learning from consumers

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Adverse events report signals stronger focus on learning from consumers Adverse events report signals stronger focus on learning from consumers 24 Nov 2017 | Adverse Events The latest Learning from adverse events report recommends putting consumers at the centre when reporting, reviewing and learning from […]

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Conversations that Count day 2018

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Conversations that Count day 2018

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Conversations that Count day 2018 Thursday 5 April 2018 is Conversations that Count Day – a day to encourage people to think about, talk about and plan for their future and end-of-life care. The day is coordinated by the Health Quality & Safety Commission. At […]

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Great participation in Patient Safety Week 2017

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Great participation in Patient Safety Week 2017

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Great participation in Patient Safety Week 2017 A huge thank you to everyone who supported Patient Safety Week 2017. The week, which was focused on medication safety, ran from 5 to 11 November and saw a record number of resources ordered. The Commission and ACC […]

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UK trip highlights benefits of quality improvement approach for NZ mental health sector

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on UK trip highlights benefits of quality improvement approach for NZ mental health sector

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: UK trip highlights benefits of quality improvement approach for NZ mental health sector Dr Rees Tapsell is Director of Clinical Services and Director of Area Mental Health and Addiction Services for Waikato District Health Board. Fresh off the plane from a whirlwind tour of some […]

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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 75 online now

By   /  November 8, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 75 online now

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 75 online now Health Quality & Safety Commission | Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 75 online now Navigation Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 75 online now 8 Nov 2017 In this issue Quality and […]

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Few places remaining for the Health and Disability Commissioner conference

By   /  November 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Few places remaining for the Health and Disability Commissioner conference

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Few places remaining for the Health and Disability Commissioner conference Few places remaining for the Health and Disability Commissioner conference 7 Nov 2017 | Adverse Events There are a few places remaining for the Health and Disability Commissioner conference on 13 November 2017. The conference, […]

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Commission to continue with Advance Care Planning programme

By   /  November 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Commission to continue with Advance Care Planning programme

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commission to continue with Advance Care Planning programme The Health Quality & Safety Commission will continue to coordinate the Advance Care Planning programme until the end of 2019, in partnership with 18 DHBs. Since beginning in 2010, the programme has seen more than 1,600 health […]

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Over 22,000 NZers at risk of kidney harm because of medicine ‘triple whammy’

By   /  November 5, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Over 22,000 NZers at risk of kidney harm because of medicine ‘triple whammy’

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Over 22,000 NZers at risk of kidney harm because of medicine ‘triple whammy’ Over 22,000 NZers at risk of kidney harm because of medicine ‘triple whammy’ 5 Nov 2017 | Patient Safety Week Over 22,000 New Zealanders aged 65 and over are taking a potentially […]

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Initiatives earn community mental health support worker leadership award

By   /  October 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Initiatives earn community mental health support worker leadership award

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Initiatives earn community mental health support worker leadership award Initiatives to reduce isolation among rural mental health service users has earned Shane Brown, a support worker for Rangitikei Health Centre’s Community Mental Health Services, an Open for leadership award. The awards are part of the […]

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‘Shaping our values’ project management leads to award for speech and language therapist

By   /  October 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on ‘Shaping our values’ project management leads to award for speech and language therapist

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: ‘Shaping our values’ project management leads to award for speech and language therapist The latest recipient of the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Open for leadership award is Lauren Hancock, Hutt Valley District Health Board (DHB) professional leader speech and language therapy. Lauren was nominated […]

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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 74 online now

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 74 online now

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 74 online now Health Quality & Safety Commission | Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 74 online now Navigation Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest, Issue 74 online now 18 Oct 2017 In this […]

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Educating patients about ‘leaky legs’ leads to award

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Educating patients about ‘leaky legs’ leads to award

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Educating patients about ‘leaky legs’ leads to award A project to help patients in the community understand their ‘leaky legs’ has seen a Wairarapa DHB community health nurse become the latest recipient of the Open for leadership awards. Angelene Williams received her […]

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HDC Conference – registrations close 3 November 2017

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on HDC Conference – registrations close 3 November 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: HDC Conference – registrations close 3 November 2017 HDC Conference – registrations close 3 November 2017 16 Oct 2017 | Partners in Care The Health and Disability Commissioner conference on 13 November 2017 in Wellington is a ‘must attend’ for everyone who […]

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Quality improvement in primary care – a conference presentation

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Quality improvement in primary care – a conference presentation

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Quality improvement in primary care – a conference presentation Quality improvement in primary care – a conference presentation 12 Oct 2017 | Primary Care The 2017 Practice Managers & Administrators Association of New Zealand (PMAANZ) conference was held in Wellington during September. […]

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Medication safety expert Avril Lee wins award in Singapore

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Medication safety expert Avril Lee wins award in Singapore

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Medication safety expert Avril Lee wins award in Singapore Medication safety expert Avril Lee wins award in Singapore 12 Oct 2017 | Medication Safety Avril Lee receives international recognition at the 2017 SingHealth Duke-NUS Medical School Education Conference for innovative approaches in […]

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Mental health workshop with Lord Victor Adebowale – save the date

By   /  October 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, Health Quality and Safety Commission, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Mental health workshop with Lord Victor Adebowale – save the date

MIL OSI – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Mental health workshop with Lord Victor Adebowale – save the date Mental health workshop with Lord Victor Adebowale – save the date Event start: 22 Nov 2017 9:00am Event end: 22 Nov 2017 12:00pm Location: Auckland (venue TBC) Lord Victor Adebowale, CBE, […]

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