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Falls Prevention

Falls are one of the largest causes of harm in health care and are a national safety and quality priority. The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) assists health services to reduce the number of …

Delirium Clinical Care Standard to improve care and prevention

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) has released a Delirium Clinical Care Standard to support safe, high quality and appropriate care for patients with, or at risk of delirium.

Delirium, a serious condition that …

Healthcare safety and quality

Resources to help you understand and exercise your healthcare rights, find and apply information about health and health care and learn about the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards, which all Australian hospitals must meet.

Our Work

The Commission leads and coordinates improvements in a number of areas relating to safety and quality in health care across Australia.

This includes the development of advice, publications and resources for healthcare teams, healthcare professionals, organisations and policy makers. …