Skip to main content
05 May 2022

Ensuring early intervention and preventative care programs focus on improving outcomes for priority maternal and child populations is a key recommendation in the latest maternity and childhood data report.

... Read more...
  • Incident response/review
  • Maternity and newborn
  • Paediatric
19 Apr 2022

Adverse patient safety events are rarely isolated to one health service and much can be learned by sharing review findings. 

... Read more...
  • Incident response/review
22 Mar 2022

Going beyond blaming human error, health services are encouraged to dive deep into the contributing factors behind the most serious cases of patient harm in Victoria.

... Read more...
  • Incident response/review
01 Mar 2022

We are seeking nine clinicians with a passion for driving positive change for the health of all Victorians to join our 2022-23 Clinical fellows program. 

... Read more...
  • Clinical/acute care
24 Feb 2022

Patients who are seriously harmed in hospitals will receive a genuine apology, understand what happened and why, and be part of future improvements – thanks to legislative amendments passed by Parliament yesterday.

... Read more...
  • Incident response/review
13 Jan 2022

Interested in taking a deep dive into Victoria’s voluntary assisted dying data and using your research skills to compare our experience with overseas programs?

... Read more...
  • Older people
19 Nov 2021

From 1 December 2021, all implantable medical devices* will have accompanying information materials for you to pass on to your patients.

Suppliers of implantable medical devices will provide patient information cards and leaflets with their devices.

... Read more...
  • Clinical/acute care
17 Nov 2021

We are calling on clinicians and consumers to help us develop guidance on non-urgent, elective surgery that will better inform patient choices.

Some non-urgent elective procedures only offer benefits to patients under very specific circumstances.

... Read more...
  • Clinical/acute care
11 Oct 2021

Children and adolescents with a post-COVID-19 systemic hyperinflammatory syndrome have been reported in Victoria and NSW in association with the current Delta variant.

... Read more...
  • Clinical/acute care
  • Incident response/review
06 Oct 2021

Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry (ANZHFR) data is driving new initiatives to improve care for 20,000 people who present

... Read more...
  • Older people