SAFETY IN PRACTICE
Eastside Family Doctor is part of the Safety in Practice (SiP) programme.
The purpose of the programme is to create a consistent approach to enhancing the quality improvement capability of GPs within the Auckland region by focusing on patient safety.
The key objectives are to:
Augment the capacity and capability of quality improvement and patient safety methods and processes;
Improve and develop GP practice systems and processes to ensure critical, high risk processes are carried out safely and reliably;
Prevent or reduce harm and improve the quality of care for patients with chronic conditions through safer and better management of medications; and
Promote a culture of safety.
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