Evaluating the impact of Safety and Quality standards and Accreditation schemes on safety and quality in Australian hosptials

Lead researcher: 

Sally Havers (PhD Candidate)

Supervisory team:

Dr Lisa Hall (Principal)
Prof Andrew Wilson

Project commenced in May 2014

This recently commenced PhD project will investigate the impact the introduction of the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards and Australian Health Services Safety and Quality Accreditation Scheme has had on the safety and quality of care provided in Australian hospitals. A mixed methods approach will be taken in the design of this research.

This project page will be updated as the research design and methodology is completed.


Dr Lisa Hall
Professor Andrew Wilson
Sally Havers