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24 Sep 2019

A better understanding of patterns of risk in perioperative care will help us to manage more complex outcomes, says the latest report from the Victorian Consultative Council on Anaesthetic Morbidity and Mortality (VCCAMM). 

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  • Clinical/Acute Care
  • Incident response
  • Quality measures
27 Aug 2019

Ahead of GIANT STEPS 2019 we caught up with one of our speakers, Dr Zoe Wainer, Head of Public Health and Medical Director at Bupa, to learn about how sex differences are critical to all aspects of healthcare and to find out what’s in store for her session.

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  • Quality measures
  • Safety cultures
22 Aug 2019

Establishing new key performance indicators (KPI) for dialysis and transplantation - and refining existing measures - are among the recommendations from a review of our renal KPI program.

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  • Quality measures
  • Renal
29 Jul 2019

Applications have now closed.

The newly established Victorian Perioperative Consultative Council will oversee, review and monitor perioperative care in Victoria to improve outcomes for patients before, during and after surgical procedures.

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  • Quality measures
22 Jul 2019

This expression of interest has now closed.

In Victoria, more than 3000 hip replacements are performed each year. Around 3 per cent of patients who undergo this surgery have an unplanned return to hospital.

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  • Older people
  • Quality measures
12 Jul 2019

Updated guidelines are now available to support Victorian health services in submitting their annual quality account.

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  • Governance and leadership
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  • Safety cultures
26 Jun 2019

Registrations are now open for Victoria’s own healthcare quality and safety conference!

It doesn’t matter what role you have in health - if you are interested in finding a better, safer way to deliver healthcare, join us at GIANT STEPS 2019.

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  • Corporate information
  • Patience experience and outcomes
  • Quality measures
  • Safety cultures
24 Jun 2019

Submissions have now closed.

Have something to say about healthcare quality and safety in Victoria? Submit a poster abstract for GIANT STEPS 2019 and be part of our top 50!

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  • Quality measures
  • Safety cultures
28 May 2019

From 1 July 2019, hospitals will notify the most serious adverse events under 11 updated sentinel event categories.

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  • Incident response
  • Quality measures
  • Safety cultures
28 May 2019

Applications are now closed

We want to make sure the patient, family and carer voice is heard at all of our events.

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  • Consumers as partners
  • Quality measures
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