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25 May 2022

Children in the Emergency Department (ED) deteriorate unexpectedly. Paediatric sentinel events and coroners’ cases have recurring themes related to parent/carers' inability to effectively escalate their concerns about their child's deterioration whilst in the ED.

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  • Paediatric
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
03 May 2022

In February 2021, SCV published Best Care guidance on 26 elective surgery procedures.

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  • Innovation and improvement
15 Mar 2022

With the support of Adult Retrieval Victoria, Ambulance Victoria, the Paediatric Clinical Network, Safer Care Victoria is introducing the Paediatric Critical Health Resource Information System (Paediatric CHRIS) on 16 March 2022 across Victoria.

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  • Paediatric
08 Mar 2022

What is your experience of returning home after being in hospital with heart failure?  

We want to learn from people who: 

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  • Innovation and improvement
  • Cardiac
01 Mar 2022

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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  • Innovation and improvement
  • Quality/safety improvement
25 Feb 2022

We are seeking healthcare workers to join our 12-month Improvement fellows program.

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  • Innovation and improvement
18 Feb 2022
Applications are now open for our 2022 Improvement Coach course, a program that increases your knowledge of quality improvement and equips you with skills necessary for coaching improvement teams.... Read more...
  • Innovation and improvement
  • Quality/safety improvement
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
17 Dec 2021

Are you a clinician who cares for people undergoing the removal of their gallbladder during bariatric surgery? Do you have lived experience of bariatric surgery in a Victorian public hospital?  

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  • Innovation and improvement