E1: The future of safety and quality assessment?

Tuesday 26 July 2022 | 13:15-14:30

Format: Panel discussion
Stream: Improvement Methods
Content filters: Trends in safety & quality internationally

Globally, future approaches to quality assessment and regulation are changing across several sectors. This panel session will consider disruptions to the ‘compliance model’, the development of risk-based approaches and the implications for health service assessments. The critical role of automated performance data in safety and quality to support assessment in key clinical areas will be explored by panel members. Virtual assessments and short notice models aligned to support ‘safety first everyday’ will be discussed

Amanda Larkin, South Western Sydney Local Health District; Australia

Donald M. Berwick, Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI); USA

Helen Bevan, NHS Horizons; England

Jean-Frederic Levesque, Agency for Clinical Innovation; Australia

Karen Luxford, ACHS; Australia 

Kate Bowles, University of Wollongong; Australia