Search by keyword

13 result(s) found, displaying 1 to 13 | Clear filters

2020
Publication, report or update
2020
Publication, report or update

This document summarises medicines being investigated to treat COVID-19. Medicines where there is emerging evidence against COVID-19 are described. There is a lack of robust evidence on specific treatment options for COVID-19 and any proposed therapies are considered experimental at this stage.

Updated 15 May 2020

2020
Publication, report or update

In Australia and across the global community, organisations have gathered evidence and/or developed advice on the management of COVID-19. A list of links to COVID-19 guidance is presented here and will be updated regularly. This list is prepared to support the delivery of safe and quality care during the COVID-19 pandemic and is not an endorsement by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Last updated 1 June 2020

2020
Publication, report or update

The Commission has developed Australia's response to the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Patient Safety Challenge: Medication without harm.

2020
Publication, report or update

Sentinel events are a subset of adverse patient safety events that are wholly preventable and result in serious harm to, or the death of, a patient. The purpose of sentinel event reporting is to ensure public accountability and transparency and drive national improvements in patient safety.

2020
Publication, report or update

This document aims to inform healthcare professionals and system funders or regulators about how the national sentinel events list has changed in the second edition, and the process that was undertaken to review and revise the list.

2020
Publication, report or update
2020
Publication, report or update

This report presents the first national epidemiological snapshot of sepsis and its impact on Australians and was prepared by Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research,  Australian Institute of Health Innovation,  Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia .