Specialist, Patient Safety
Wellington – Specialist, Patient Safety Health, Quality & Safety Commission Closing Date : 09 Aug 2018 8 FTE to 1 FTE Permanent (secondment can be considered) Wellington The Health Quality & Safety Commission (HQSC) is seeking to appoint a Specialist, Patient Safety to provide expert advice and work in partnership with the health and disability sector to implement patient safety and quality improvements. The Commission is committed to ensuring that equity underpins all of its work programmes. This role will require an understanding of both health equity and Māori health to ensure that patient safety and quality improvement programmes contribute to achieving both equity and Māori health gain. The Specialist will work across a range of high harm areas and system enablers of patient safety and quality improvement, with an initial focus on the patient deterioration programme. This programme is supporting hospitals to fully embed effective recognition and response systems, and developing a… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.