The Commission’s Safe Surgery NZ programme is ongoing, while the campaign highlighted surgical harm key messages from April to end September 2014.
DHBs and other providers were encouraged to have regional or DHB launches of the surgery campaign topic. Some suggested launch activities and activities for the rest of April can be found here. As always, it was over to regions to choose which approach worked best for the region/DHB.
Campaign activities included:
Each month had a different focus:.