Quality and Safety

The purpose of the Quality and Safety SLA is to support the South Island health services work towards the New Zealand Triple Aim for quality and safety outcomes which will:

  • Improve quality, safety and experience of care

  • Improve health and equity for all populations

  • Provide better value for public health system resources

The Quality and Safety SLA brings together a range of health professionals from across the South Island Health services to:

  • Collaborate and coordinate initiatives to improve quality and safety

  • Share knowledge about and advocate for safety and quality

  • Lead, advise and make recommendations to support and coordinate improvements in safety and quality in health care for the South Island DHBs

  • Identify and monitor initiatives that support improvements in national health and safety indicators\report on safety and quality, including performance against national indicators.

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