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We're Victoria's healthcare safety and improvement experts

We work with clinicians and consumers to help health services deliver better, safer healthcare to Victorians.

Mental health improvement program

This program works with mental health services to improve healthcare in Victorian publicly funded mental health and wellbeing services.
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Healthcare Workers' Wellbeing Centre

While looking after the mental health and wellbeing of our healthcare workers has always been important, the pandemic made this an immediate priority for our health sector.
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Clinical governance framework

Our clinical governance framework contains resources to help health services achieve good clinical governance and meet their legislative requirements.
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News and updates

The latest news, updates and opportunities within Safer Care Victoria.

Recently released information for non-airway burns/fires in the operating room

Find out about ANZCA's position statement for non-airway burns/fires in the operating suites and other anaesthetising locations.

Updated Victorian Cardiovascular Dashboard goes live

We are pleased to announce the addition of new metrics into our existing Victorian Cardiovascular Dashboard (VCD).

Help lead our Safer Care for Kids improvement initiative

We are calling for expressions of interest for a clinical lead for our Safer Care for Kids improvement initiative.

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As Victoria’s healthcare safety and improvement agency, we know that most harm can be prevented through embedded safety cultures that promote continually improving quality and safety systems and practices.


As the state's quality and safety improvement specialist, we have many resources to help you get started on your next improvement project.

Our chief clinical officers

Victoria’s chief clinical officers provide expert leadership, advice and guidance on healthcare quality and safety to Safer Care Victoria and the Minister for Health.

100,000 Lives

Together we're improving healthcare for 100,000 Victorians.

Upcoming events


Redesign of the Victorian Perinatal Autopsy Service

30 January|02:00pm - 03:00pm
Meet the Victorian Perinatal Autopsy Service (VPAS) team who ensure consistent standards of practice and expertise in the clinical investigation of perinatal deaths across Victoria.

Hospital readmissions as a systems measure

7 February|12:30pm - 01:30pm
Our expert panel will talk about readmissions, the challenges with measurement and the opportunity to use this systems measure to guide better quality patient-centred care.

Cardiovascular Summit

14 February|08:30am - 05:00pm
We will showcase initiatives and achievements in improved cardiovascular care by Victorian health services and launch the new Victorian Cardiovascular Dashboard!