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2017
Publication, report or update

The report on attestation by governing bodies includes a definition of attestation, a review of the evidence of the effectiveness of attestation by governing bodies as part of accreditation in healthcare, and examples of the use of attestation in practice.

2017
Advisory

The purpose of this advisory is to provide clarification of the core, developmental and non-applicable actions for dental practices and services implementing the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.

2017
Advisory

The purpose of this advisory is to clarify the implementation requirements for dental practices and services applying Action 3.17.1, which requires a health service organisation to have a traceability system to enable identification of patients on whom reusable medical devices are used.

2017
Publication, report or update

This consultation paper has been prepared as the first phase of a program of work to develop a national approach to support improvements in patient safety and quality in primary care. This paper provides an overview of the current patient safety and quality improvement environment in primary care.

2017
Publication, report or update

The key findings of the report on safety culture assessment tools are discussed according to an evaluation of effectiveness and utility of available tools, and considerations for a safety culture assessment tool as part of the AHSSQA Scheme.

2017
Publication, report or update

The key findings of the report on short-notice and unannounced surveys are discussed according to the evidence for their effectiveness and considerations for their use in the AHSSQA Scheme.

2017
Publication, report or update

The key findings of the report on patient journey and tracer methodologies (hereafter referred to as ‘patient journey methodologies’) are discussed according to the evidence of its effectiveness and considerations for its use in the AHSSQA Scheme.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to identify the clinical governance roles and responsibilities of nurses and midwives.

2017
Publication, report or update

This document presents the second edition of the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards released in November 2017.

2017
Guide, user guide or guidelines

The purpose of this guide is to assist day procedure services to align their patient safety and quality improvement programs using the framework of the NSQHS Standards (second edition). This guide will also assist individuals involved in the accreditation process.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on clinical governance in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on partnering with consumers in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on preventing and controlling healthcare-associated infection in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on medication safety in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on comprehensive care in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on communicating for safety in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on blood management in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues on recognising and responding to acute deterioration in the NSQHS Standards.

2017
Fact sheet or brochure

The purpose of this fact sheet is to provide organisations with a general summary of specific issues in the NSQHS Standards.