This site has not been optimised for Internet Explorer due to Microsoft no longer providing support for the browser. Please view this site using another browser such as Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge.
Te Pū rauemi KOWHEORI-19 COVID-19 resource hub

Support for people working in health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find information about how you can support yourselves and others, including consumers, teams and colleagues which complements and aligns with Ministry of Health resources.

Kia āta kōwhiri Choosing Wisely

The Choosing Wisely campaign seeks to reduce harm from unnecessary and low-value tests and treatment.

Back to previous page

The prevalence of healthcare-associated infections in New Zealand public hospitals 2021

13 Sep 2023

This article presents the findings from the first national point prevalence survey of all district hospitals, undertaken by Te Tāhū Hauora Health Quality & Safety Commission in 2021, with the aim of obtaining information to inform the selection of quality improvement initiatives to reduce healthcare-associated infections.