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1 Aug 2009
Topics: Evaluation, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Policy, Hazards, Healthcare, Disability, Labour force
New Zealand has significant problems in recruiting, training and retaining adequate numbers of appropriate health and disability services workers. This is most likely to worsen.The planning and funding of the training of the New Zealand health and disability services workforce is iterative, ad hoc and poorly coordinated.
2 Sep 2009
Topics: Evaluation, Social Services, Families & Whānau, Parenting, Child Development, Child Mortality, Disease, Hazards, Healthcare, Pregnancy, Children
Annual statistical publication that collates and analyses information on the causes of fetal and infant deaths registered in New Zealand.
1 Oct 2009
Annual statistical publication that collates and analyses information on the underlying causes of all deaths registered in New Zealand. The commentary summarises key facts, mortality rates, trends and major causes of death by age group and sex.
1 May 2009
Topics: Literature review, Monitoring, Research, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Law & Justice, Prisons, Public Service, Disease, Hazards, Healthcare, Prisoners
Results from the Prisoner Health Survey 2005 describes the health status of sentenced prisoners in New Zealand, using a range of indicators from a national survey of prisoners. The survey was conducted in 2005 using face-to-face interviews with 423 sentenced prisoners from around New Zealand. The report...
Topics: Monitoring, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Hazards, Health & Safety at Work, Healthcare, Life expectancy
The purpose of recording and investigating preventable adverse events in hospitals is to understand why these events occurred, which then provides a basis for taking action to try to prevent similar events from happening in the future. The overall aim is to improve patient safety. In February 2008 the Quality...
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