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Maternity Quality and Safety Programme
Annual Reports


The Maternity Quality and Safety Programme (MQSP) is one component of an initiative by the Ministry of Health to improve the quality of maternity care services nationally. The MQSP is designed to assist District Health Boards to build on existing frameworks and systems for reviewing the quality of maternity services.

    The purpose of this report is to provide information about the DHBs':

  • Improvements in relation to the overall aims and objectives
  • Achievements against the quality improvement goals set for 2015/16
  • Contribution towards addressing the priorities of the NMMG and Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee (PMMRC)
  • Performance in relation to the Ministry of Health's New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators 2014 (MoH, 2016)
  • Response to consumer feedback and ongoing consumer involvement
  • Quality initiative goals for 2016/17

Maternity Quality and Safety Programme
Annual Report
For Period Last Update
Latest 2015 - 2016 20/09/2016

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