Offering the latest news in health care quality and safety, the ISQua blog also features guest posts from the best and brightest in the industry.

SQua is delighted to announce its next Virtual Conference in collaboration with the International Hospital Federation on 23rd February!

Published in Virtual Events

From theory to practice: national approaches adopted in Namibia and Mozambique to improve the quality of health services 

 

Date and Time: Wednesday, 9th December, 12:00 – 13:30 CET

Published in Blog

Post-pregnancy family planning (PPFP) focuses on the prevention of unintended and closely spaced pregnancies in the first 12 months post pregnancy (irrespective of pregnancy outcome) and is considered a life-saving intervention for mothers and their children. Post-pregnancy women are among those populations with the greatest unmet need for family planning (FP), yet they often do not receive the information and services they need to prevent unintended pregnancies.

Published in Recorded Events

Agradecemos a la Dra. Giovanna Gutiérrez Panchana, quien brindó a nuestra audiencia una excelente visión de las experiencias de BUPA Chile y cómo la gobernanza clínica se ha visto afectada por la pandemia.

Published in Virtual Events

Our panel discusses the mental health of health workers, the concept of the 'second victim' and workplace bullying. How is patient safety affected by these issues and what can be done to keep patients safe?

Published in Virtual Events

Au cours de ce webinaire, vous découvrirez quelles sont les principales compétences “qualité/sécurité” qui peuvent être mobilisées durant une crise telle que celle liée à la Covid-19. Une évaluation de l’utilisation de celles-ci dans différents contextes sera présentée. 

Published in Blog

I see many of advanced treatment here in Kyushu University Hospital where I work which needs to be reviewed from the ethical viewpoint.

Published in Blog
Thursday, 14 May 2020 08:26

Resilience : landmarks and references

In the current context of the pandemic that we are currently experiencing, it seemed interesting to me, not to comment on current events, but to offer some landmarks and references on the concept of resilience.

According to Boris Cyrulnik, French doctor, neurologist and psychiatrist, resilience is the art of sailing torrents; it is also the ability to live, to succeed, to develop despite adversity.

Published in COVID-19 Blogs

Director Dr Ed Kelley, Quality Team Lead Dr Shams Syed, and Clinical Services and Systems Unit Lead Dr Teri Reynolds from the WHO Department of Integrated Health Services joined us for a discussion on how best to maintain essential health services during an outbreak.

Published in COVID-19 Recordings

Healthcare organizations are patterns of energy, webs of human conversations and decisions. Think about this reality; relationships and interactions are the ‘genetic code’ of healthcare quality, people are not just individuals but rather individuals standing in the middle of many relationship systems.

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