The Quality & Safety Team is responsible for facilitating the Quality, Safety and Risks Management Systems within Fairfield Hospital. The Team is responsible for monitoring, reviewing and improving various clinical and business processes throughout Fairfield Hospital.
The Quality & Safety Team consists of the:
Ms Robyn El-Khair
Community Participation Manager
The Community Participation (CP) Manager together with the Community Participation Network exists to address health issues and problems through social policy, legislation and the public engagement in health planning.
Community Participation is the involvement of consumers and carers in decisions about individual health care as well as the involvement of consumers and communities in decisions about the provision of health care services. Building dialogue and partnership with the wider Fairfield community to inform about the services and programs offered at the hospital is the role of the Community Participation Manager.
The Fairfield Hospital Community Participation Manager is responsible for:
Ms Karen Steel
Patient Liaison Manager
The Patient Liaison Manager (PLM) reports to the General Manager but also works in close associated with other Leadership Team Members. The PLM has to communicate effectively and collaborate with others to promote the management of complaints fairly, equitably and without bias, with the promotion of the rights and responsibilities of patients and promote transparency and openness.
The Fairfield Hospital Patient Liaison Manager is responsible for:
Ms Victoria Knol
Patient Safety Manager
The Fairfield Hospital Patient Safety Manager's (PSM) position is attached to the Nursing and Midwifery Service of Fairfield Hospital directly reporting to the Director of Nursing and Midwifery Services, but it also has a reporting line to both the General Manager and the Medical Superintendent. The PSM has to communicate effectively and collaborate with others to ensure patient safety systems are in place and promote the management of clinical incidents fairly, equitably and without bias, with the promotion of the rights and responsibilities of patients and promote transparency and openness.
The Patient Safety Manager is responsible for:
Ms Maria Pron
Quality and Accreditation Manager
The Quality & Accreditation Manager (QAM) coordinates and manages the Quality, Risk and ACHS accreditation management systems and activities at Fairfield Hospital.
The Fairfield Hospital Quality and Accreditation Manager is responsible for:
Ms Cveta Andary
Work Health Safety Manager
The Work Health Safety (WHS) Manager coordinates the work health and safety management systems and emergency management activities at Fairfield Hospital. The WHS Manager provides leadership, guidance and advice on Work Health Safety principles and practices through strategic an operational planning and co-ordination of activities involving systematic implementation of the work health safety system.
The Fairfield Hospital Work Health Safety Manager is responsible for: