Waikato DHB is actively involved in programmes that
Some of the programmes are overseen by the national Health Safety and Quality Commission (external link) (HSQC) but involve local and regional activity.
The Health Quality & Safety Commission is undertaking a national patient safety campaign to reduce harm and improve quality and safety in health and disability care settings. Read more about our participation in the Open for better care campaign. The campaign focuses on four priority areas where evidence shows change can reduce patient harm. Read what Waikato DHB is doing in each of these four priority areas: