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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
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
20 Dec 2021

Safer Care Victoria is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chief Allied Health Officer, Ms Briana Baass. Briana will replace Ms Donna Markham who has served in the role since 2018, providing leadership and strategic direction for Victoria’s allied health workforce.

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  • Governance/leadership
24 Nov 2021
By becoming a sponsor, you'll have plenty of opportunities to promote your organisation’s products and services to more than 1000 healthcare workers from across Australia.... Read more...
  • Governance/leadership
  • Innovation and improvement
  • Quality/safety improvement
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
08 Oct 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic outbreak is testing us like never before. We send this open message of solidarity to you, the many healthcare workers in clinical, support and administrative roles across Victoria.

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  • Governance/leadership
04 Oct 2021

If you have worked on an amazing healthcare quality and safety project in Victoria, submit a poster abstract for GIANT STEPS 2022.

We’re inviting you to share your experience, reflect on what we’ve gone through together, and help us all think differently about the... Read more...

  • Governance/leadership
02 Sep 2021
We are calling on clinicians and consumers to help us expand our networks and get more people involved in improving healthcare quality and safety.... Read more...
  • Governance/leadership