Incident Management Policy
Doc type: Policy Directive
Compliance with this policy directive is mandatory.
Doc No.: PD2014_004
Functional Group - Sub Group:
Clinical/ Patient Services - Incident management
Clinical/ Patient Services - Governance and Service Delivery
This policy directive has been co-authored by the Clinical Excellence Commission and the Legal and Regulatory Services Branch in the Ministry of Health.
Date of Publication: 10 February 2014
This document applies to: Local Health Districts, Board Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Chief Executive Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Specialty Network Governed Statutory Health Corporations, Affiliated Health Organisations, Public Health System Support Division, Community Health Centres, NSW Ambulance Service, Public Health Units, Public Hospitals, NSW Health Pathology
Audience: All staff including clinicians, managers and contractors
Distributed to: Public Health System, Community Health Centres , Divisions of General Practice, Government Medical Officers, NSW Ambulance Service , Ministry of Health, Public Health Units, Public Hospitals, Private Hospitals and Day Procedure Centres
Review Date: 10 February 2019
Policy Manual: Patient Matters
File No: D13/21700
File link: Incident Management Policy