The 10 new National Safety and Quality Health Service
(NSQHS) standards have been introduced by the Australian Commission
on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC) to drive the
implementation and use of safety and quality systems and improve
the quality of health service provision in Australia.
The 10 NSQHS Standards focus on areas that are considered by the
Commission to be essential to improving safety and quality of
For more information about the ACHS NSQHS Standards Program
Access the ACHS National Safety and Quality Health Service
Standards Program brochure here.
Last Review Date 07 May 2013