National Safety and Quality Healthcare Standards on Governance for Safety and Quality in Health Service Organisations - Tasmania


You will be required to comply with these standards if you operate a private hospital, day-procedure centre or another health service organisation. These standards outline the:

  • broad criteria to achieve the creation of an integrated governance system to maintain and improve the reliability and quality of patient care and improve patient outcomes
  • systems that can be implemented to support partnering with patients, carers and other consumers to improve the safety and quality of care.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Health Service Establishments Act 2006 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Health Service Establishments Regulations 2011 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services

Private Health Regulation

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Private Health Regulation

Department of Health and Human Services

Mailing address: GPO BOX 125
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 3853