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Focus on People – Quality Accounts Newsletter for 2019

Friday 20 December 2019Focus on People1 minute to read

Focus on People is West Coast DHB’s Quality Accounts annual publication. This special 2019 edition aims to provide you with a snapshot of the work we have been doing over the past year to improve the health and wellbeing of Coasters.

Articles in this newsletter include:

  1. A quick word
  2. Going and staying smokefree through the West Coast Smokefree Pregnancy and Newborn Incentive Programme
  3. Making your wishes known
  4. Connecting care helping to improve consumer experience
  5. Use of point of care testing device saves time and money
  6. We are on the move from old to new facilities
  7. A new approach to delivering diabetes care benefiting Māori and Pasifika
  8. Preventing pressure injuries is the business of all health care professionals
  9. West Coast Alliance focused on whole of health system approach to design and delivery
  10. Digital patient observation and alert response system implemented across the Coast
  11. Cancer Kōrero booklet
  12. Bacterial bug from the Middle Ages makes a comeback – but ‘Middle Age spread’ is easily avoided
  13. WellFood now operating on the Coast
  14. Urgent after-hours care

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