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Canterbury DHB Serious Adverse Events Report 2018/19

Each year DHBs are required to release information relating to serious adverse events that have occurred within their hospitals. A serious adverse event (SAE) is one that has resulted in significant additional treatment, major loss of function, is life-threatening or has led to an unexpected death.

The DHB is required to review these events and report them to the Health, Quality & Safety Commission. The Commission then collates this information and it is published on their website

A media release about this 2018/19 Serious Adverse Events Report is also available in our health news section.


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Page last updated: 21 November 2019

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