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National event marks ‘the beginning of the end’ for seclusion

By   /  March 28, 2018  /  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 event marks ‘the beginning of the end’ for seclusion

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: National event marks ‘the beginning of the end’ for seclusion Mental Health & Addiction Quality Improvement District health board (DHB) teams from across the country joined mental health and addiction service consumers, the Health Quality & Safety Commission and Te Pou o te Whakaaro Nui […]

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Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee annual conference: Coming together to be better

By   /  March 28, 2018  /  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 Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee annual conference: Coming together to be better

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee annual conference: Coming together to be better Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee Nou te rourou, Nāku te rourou ka ora ai te iwi katoa. With my food basket and your food basket the iwi shall be fed. On […]

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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 80 online now

By   /  March 22, 2018  /  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 80 online now

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 80 online now Health Quality & Safety Commission In this issue Quality and safety improvement Presentations from Let’s Talk: our communities, our health A day in the life of the Toiora exercise class What cancer taught me […]

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Advance Care Planning Day, 5 April 2018

By   /  March 21, 2018  /  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 Advance Care Planning Day, 5 April 2018

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Advance Care Planning Day, 5 April 2018 Advance Care Planning Advance Care Planning Day is an opportunity for each region to connect with their communities to enhance the profile and knowledge of advance care planning. Advance Care Planning Day was previously known as Conversations that […]

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Call for Nominations for one member to join the Family Violence Death Review Committee

By   /  March 20, 2018  /  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 Call for Nominations for one member to join the Family Violence Death Review Committee

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Call for Nominations for one member to join the Family Violence Death Review Committee Family Violence Death Review Committee Nominations close at 5pm on Monday 2 April, 2018.  The Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Board is seeking one member to join the Family Violence Death […]

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Counties Manukau Health seeks part-time experience engagement advisor

By   /  March 15, 2018  /  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 Counties Manukau Health seeks part-time experience engagement advisor

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Counties Manukau Health seeks part-time experience engagement advisor Partners in Care Counties Manukau Health is recruiting for a part-time experience engagement advisor. This position works in partnership with patients and staff to deliver exceptional care and experiences at Counties Manukau Health. More information about the […]

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Call for nominations for three positions on the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee

By   /  March 14, 2018  /  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 Call for nominations for three positions on the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Call for nominations for three positions on the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee Perinatal & Maternal Mortality Review Committee Applications close Monday, 9 April 2018 The Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Board is seeking three new members to join the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality […]

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Eighth biennial Australian and New Zealand falls prevention conference

By   /  March 14, 2018  /  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 Eighth biennial Australian and New Zealand falls prevention conference

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Eighth biennial Australian and New Zealand falls prevention conference Reducing Harm from Falls The eighth biennial Australian and New Zealand falls prevention conference is being held on 18–20 November 2018 in Hobart, Tasmania.  The programme includes plenary lectures by speakers from the UK, USA, Australia […]

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What cancer taught me

By   /  March 14, 2018  /  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 What cancer taught me

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: What cancer taught me Partners in Care Author and young cancer survivor Jake Bailey made international headlines when he delivered his end-of-year prizegiving speech as head boy of Christchurch Boys’ High School in December 2015, just one week after being diagnosed with Burkitt’s non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. […]

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Dr Lynne Maher on co-design

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  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 Dr Lynne Maher on co-design

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dr Lynne Maher on co-design Partners in Care Dr Lynne Maher presented at the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s Let’s talk forum on 8 March 2018. Lynne is the Director of Innovation at Ko Awatea, Counties Manukau Health, Honorary Associate Professor of Nursing at the […]

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The ripple effect

By   /  March 9, 2018  /  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 The ripple effect

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The ripple effect Partners in Care Ngāti Kahu Ki Whaingaroa, Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki Te Rina Ruru’s life changed the morning her brother Ray had a car accident which left him with a traumatic brain injury. She was 16 at the time and struggled to cope. Te […]

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A day in the life of the Toiora exercise class

By   /  March 8, 2018  /  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 A day in the life of the Toiora exercise class

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: A day in the life of the Toiora exercise class Primary Care Many elements combined make the Toiora exercise class for people with diabetes an excellent example of the Whakakotahi primary care improvement challenge in action. Above all, the core element has been the community […]

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Call for nominations for two members to join the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee

By   /  March 7, 2018  /  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 Call for nominations for two members to join the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Call for nominations for two members to join the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee Child & Youth Mortality Review Committee The Health Quality & Safety Commission Board is seeking two members to join the Child and Youth Mortality Review Committee. Nominations close at 5pm […]

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Expressions of Interest: Consumer representative for the Mental Health and Addiction Quality Improvement Programme Leadership Group

By   /  March 6, 2018  /  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 Expressions of Interest: Consumer representative for the Mental Health and Addiction Quality Improvement Programme Leadership Group

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Expressions of Interest: Consumer representative for the Mental Health and Addiction Quality Improvement Programme Leadership Group Mental Health & Addiction Quality Improvement Do you want to use your own mental health and/or addiction experience to work with the Health Quality & Safety Commission?  We are […]

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Improvement in early management of high needs patients

By   /  March 2, 2018  /  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 Improvement in early management of high needs patients

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Improvement in early management of high needs patients Primary Care Whakakotahi is the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s primary care quality improvement challenge which works with primary care providers to develop quality improvement capacity in primary care. This profile of Gonville Health in Whanganui, describes […]

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Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 79 online now

By   /  February 28, 2018  /  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 79 online now

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health Quality & Safety Commission e-digest – Issue 79 online now Health Quality & Safety Commission In this issue Quality and safety improvement Blog: Why eliminating seclusion by 2020 is an aspirational goal New study finds unnecessary health tests and procedures waste millions Maternity experience: […]

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Medication safety: Fatal prescription

By   /  February 27, 2018  /  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: Fatal prescription

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Medication safety: Fatal prescription Medication Safety A junior doctor working in an unfamiliar hospital during a long and busy shift, is asked to prescribe morphine for a patient. The doctor selects the first of many options in a database list and prescribes a 200mg dose.  […]

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New study finds unnecessary health tests and procedures waste millions

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  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 New study finds unnecessary health tests and procedures waste millions

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New study finds unnecessary health tests and procedures waste millions The Council of Medical Colleges says a new study that found hundreds of thousands of patients in the US state of Washington received unnecessary tests, procedures and treatments is further endorsement of New Zealand’s Choosing […]

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Call for posters for BMJ Melbourne 2018 forum

By   /  February 8, 2018  /  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 Call for posters for BMJ Melbourne 2018 forum

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Call for posters for BMJ Melbourne 2018 forum Poster display at the BMJ forum in Kuala Lumpur (2017) Individuals and teams are now able to submit their poster ideas for the BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare in Melbourne, Australia. The forum […]

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BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare

By   /  February 8, 2018  /  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 BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare

Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare Event start: 10 Sep 2018 9:00am Event end: 12 Sep 2018 4:00pm Location: Melbourne, Australia The BMJ International Forum in the Asia Pacific region will take place […]

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