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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.

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  • 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. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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. 

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  • 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.

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  • Incident response/review
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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Incident response/review
27 Sep 2021

We are seeking up to 10 health services to participate in an analgesic stewardship pilot program. 

Is your organisation: 

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  • Clinical/acute care
07 Sep 2021

We're looking for consumers and clinicians to give five hours of their time to help prevent postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) - the leading cause of maternal deaths worldwide.

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Innovation and improvement