Northern Region Falls and Pressure Injuries Acute Care Workshop
Improvement teams in the Northern Region working on reducing harm from falls and pressure injuries in acute care attended a workshop to share...
Hand hygiene audit shows positive results
The Health Quality & Safety Commission recently congratulated district health boards (DHBs) on reaching the national goal of 80 percent compliance with hand hygiene by 30 June 2015.
Helpful Health Websites
There are a number of websites that provide interesting and useful information on health sector innovation and improvement.
Aged Care Residential Facilities Knowledge Workshop
One hundred and forty participants representing 75 aged care residential facilities attended a Northern Region workshop that focused on improving care by reducing falls...
Collaborative Learning Session on the Safer Use of Opioids
First, Do No Harm team members attended the Safer Use of Opiods Learning session two, which was held at the Hagley Oval Pavilion in Christchurch on 23–24 June 2015.
Sharing Improvement Project Results
Teams from residential aged care facilities from around the Northern Region gathered at the Elizabeth Knox training room in Epsom in July for an afternoon of sharing results from their various First, Do No Harm improvement projects.