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

Description

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 can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

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.

Enquiries

Mailing address: GPO BOX 125
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 3853
Email: hselicensing@dhhs.tas.gov.au