The Knowledge Library describes primarily New Zealand based research on quality and innovation in the health sector from the year 2000 onwards.
Current areas of focus include: clinical leadership; improvement methods; productivity (focusing initially on hospitals and shorter stays in emergency departments); health targets (including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer), and oral health.
There are also a selection of abstracts from the international literature that have applicability to health system improvement activities in New Zealand.
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posted by HIIRC Admin on 4 Dec 2012
This case study used a Capacity Audit process to provide a summary of changes in acute hospital bed delays, occurring…
Effect of handover on the outcomes of small bowel obstruction in an acute care surgery model (Australia)
posted by HIIRC Admin on 18 Sep 2012
In this Australian study, an acute care surgery (ACS) model was introduced to manage emergency surgical presentations efficiently. The authors…
posted by HIIRC Admin on 16 Nov 2012
Published 2012. Author: Health Partners Consulting Group.
Auckland: Health Partners Consulting Group
posted by HIIRC Admin on 10 Aug 2012
Published 2012. Authors: Li Hsee, Marcelo Devaud, Lisa Middelberg, Wayne Jones, Ian D. Civil.
ANZ Journal of Surgery, 82(9), 588–591