Foundation Standard updates

The following updates have recently been added:

October 2020 

  • 27 October 2020: Added indicator 10 webinar
  • 27 October 2020: Added Safeguarding Children online courses and training recommendation for Children’s Act 2014

September 2020

  • 22 September 2020: Added Ministry of Health ePrescribing links to Indicators10 and 11
  • 17 September 2020: Added to Indicator 16 guidance Fire and Emergency NZ evacuation scheme links 
  • 17 September 2020: Added Indicator 4: Responsiveness to diversity webinar
  • 17 September 2020: Added Indicator 12: Medical equipment and medicine webinar
  • 17 September 2020: Added Indicator 13: Cold Chain webinar

August 2020

  • 17 August 2020: Added webinar on patient satisfaction to Indicator 8
  • 14 August 2020: Added Ministry of Health Whakamaua Māori Health Action Plan 2020-2025 to indicator 3 
  • 12 August 2020: Updated indicator 13 with new vaccinator training link and clarification around standing orders

July 2020

  • 14 July 2020: Added guidance from Oranga Tamariki child protection policies to indicator 17
  • 14 July 2020: Updated Foundation Standard guidance for Indicator 12 to reflect AS/NZS 3003:2018 has replaced AS/NZS 3003:2011
  • 14 July 2020: Added link to evacuation scheme to indicator 16
  • 14 July 2020: Added Ministry of Health's updated COVID-19 Māori Response Plan to indicator 3 
  • 14 July 2020: Updated Foundation Standard Indicator 12 guidance to clarify AED requirements 
  • 21 July 2020: Added resources to indicator 5 for managing test results 
  • 27 July 2020: Updated Foundation Standard Indicator 11 guidance for controlled drug stocktaking 
  • 21 July 2020: Added Open Disclosure e-learning resource to indicator 1 
  • 24 July 2020: Added webinar on the rights and needs of Maori to indicator 3
  • 24 July 2020: Added webinar on screening and recall to indicator 7
  • 28 July 2020: Updated indicator 15 webinar to clarify guidance on health and safety

May - June 2020

  • 2 May 2020: Added Privacy Commissioner health information privacy factsheet resource for Foundation Standard indicator 2
  • 28 May 2020: Added clarity surrounding TOW training requirement to criteria 3.3
  • 5 June 2020: Added pandemic advice throughout guidance
  • 5 June 2020: Added webinars to introduction, indicators 1 and 2