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Vaccine storage in aged residential care facilities

The message below was sent to DHB Portfolio Managers by HealthCERT and this is important information for aged care providers. Dear DHB HOP Portfolio Managers The Ministry of Health has been notified of an event where influenza vaccines were compromised by exposure to temperatures outside the required storage range of +2˚C to +8˚C.  These vaccines were given to residents in an Aged Residential Care (ARC) facility and they have been offered re-vaccination.  This is of concern as this age group is vulnerable to the complications associated with influenza. This event has brought to both the Ministry's and the affected [...]

July 11th, 2017|Categories: Client Information|

Building Quality through Effective Team Work & Communication

Don't miss this opportunity! Places are limited! Learn how to get the best from your team with Our key note speaker: Janine Gould, Director of Communicate Consultants Theme for the day is BUILDING QUALITY through EFFECTIVE TEAM WORK and COMMUNICATION This seminar is a must for Quality Managers, Managers, Senior Staff and staff in leadership roles. It will help quality team performance. Janine’s keynote speech  will cover: The best team you’ve been in and why The characteristics of a successful team Making judgments (we all do!) What the research shows Self-assessment The six Cs to build a team The [...]

May 19th, 2017|Categories: Quality Seminars|

July 2017 Quality Seminars

Building Quality Through Effective Team Work and Communication Wellington Christchurch Auckland Monday, 17 July 2017 Tuesday, 18 July 2017 Friday, 21 July 2017 James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport Novotel Hotel Auckland Airport Demystifying the differences in those people around us in order to build understanding, respect and improved communication is a building block for a quality organisation.  Building a workforce that is aligned with the organisation's values and goals. Reducing conflict and improving listening.  Must do’s for a quality organisation.  When staff work effectively together it is much easier to find satisfactory solutions [...]

April 28th, 2017|Categories: Quality Seminars|

PowerPoint Presentations – March 2017 Seminars

Building Quality Through Successful Improvement Projects/Effective Evaluation We were pleased to see so many of you at the March Quality Seminars. Overall, the evaluation forms showed that you enjoyed the day and got lots of value from it. As promised here are the PowerPoint presentations. Remember to keep an eye out for information about our July seminars. Information about these will be posted here. We hope to see you there! Wellington – 17 July 2017 Christchurch – 18 July 2017 Auckland – 21 July 2017 Presentations from the March 2017 Seminars:  Plenary 1 - Jess Ongley (Wellington) – Creating Value [...]

March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Quality Seminars|

March 2017 Quality Seminar – Building Quality through Successful Improvement Projects / Effective Evaluation

We are delighted to let you know that registrations for the March 2017 Quality Seminars are now open. Again these will be held in Wellington, Christchurch and Auckland. Wellington Monday 13 March Amora Hotel Wellington Christchurch Tuesday 14 March Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport Auckland Friday 17 March Novotel Hotel Auckland Airport As usual, we have kept the price of attendance at the seminars to a minimum.  We believe they provide excellent value for money.  The prices are as follows. DAA Group Clients: $270.00 (including GST) Non-clients: $330.00 (including GST) We look forward to seeing you there.  

January 20th, 2017|Categories: Quality Seminars|

2017 Quality Seminars – Building Quality

The DAA Group are excited to offer themed seminars for 2017. Plan ahead now – Don't miss out on these valuable sessions. The theme for our three seminars is ‘BUILDING QUALITY’. Each seminar will focus on a key aspect of quality that will help you get the most from your quality programme. These themes are based on international learnings. BUILDING QUALITY through: Theme one - Implementation of successful improvement projects validated by effective evaluation Theme two - Effective team work and communication Theme three - Quality systems that link and support implementation Book these dates in your diary Wellington Christchurch Auckland [...]

December 14th, 2016|Categories: Quality Seminars|