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Newsletter in Open for better care updated 29 Jul 2014

Issue 11 of the Open for better care e-newsletter is now available online.

  • Patient Safety Week 3–7 November – HOLD THE DATE!
  • Star in your own surgical safety checklist video and be in to win
  • Webinar recording – 'Beyond the tickbox'
  • Improving patient safety in the operating theatre – teamwork and communication
  • Updated webpages for Reducing Perioperative Harm programme
  • How to avoid unintentional harm
  • Commission advisors presenting at district health board grand rounds
  • Introducing Amber Cox, Wairarapa DHB perioperative harm champion
  • Medication Safety programme update
  • Entries open for Value of Medicines Award
  • Patient experience indicators progress update
  • New domains for the Atlas of Healthcare Variation
  • Committee welcomes new initiatives to help address family violence
  • Upcoming events