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Improving data collection to tell the right stories

June 9, 2023

For the past two months, the KPI Programme team have been on the road meeting with people who lead, deliver and use services. As a team we would like to extend our sincere gratitude to everyone who has hosted and given us so much manaaki (care) over this time.

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Small, sustained changes. Big impact.

March 30, 2023

He iti te mokoroa, nāna i kati te kahikatea

The mokoroa (grub) may be small, but it cuts through the Kahikatea

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Reconnecting for continuous service improvement

October 19, 2022

The time to reconnect in person is nearly here. Like so many who have already registered, you will likely be aware that on Tuesday 8 November 2022 the KPI Programme will host a national benchmarking forum in Wellington.

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Benchmarking out inequity

September 8, 2022

It has been more than two years since the KPI Programme has been able to bring together contributors in person from across Aotearoa New Zealand to benchmark, collaborate and innovate using mental health and addiction service data.

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New whānau engagement indicator data dashboard now live

July 19, 2022

The KPI Programme is thrilled to launch the refreshed whānau engagement indicator for the mental health and addiction sector.

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2022 NGO workforce survey

June 28, 2022

In July 2022, Te Pou is surveying NGOs to find out what the alcohol and drug and mental health services’ workforce looks like and where key gaps are. The survey aims to collect workforce information from NGOs with health contracts to deliver these services to adults.

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Supporting the continuum of continuous improvement

June 9, 2022

Did you know that continuous improvement is a science? Yes, that’s right. Continuous improvement is an applied science which uses innovation, iterative cycles of testing and scaling to drive learning about what practice, organisational and system changes deliver real improvements in different contexts.

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The voices of all will compel us forward in the right direction

May 2, 2022

The voices of all will compel us forward in the right direction. This emerged as a pivotal theme during the inaugural KPI Programme Super Benchmarking Week and is why this issue of The Indicator is dedicated to showcasing the multitude of people

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Enabling innovation through data

March 17, 2022

From 22 March, the KPI Programme will be delivering it’s inaugural Super Benchmarking Week. An opportunity for people working in and with the mental health and addiction sector to collaborate, innovate, enable and promote to keep driving continuous improvement and equitable health outcomes for tāngata whai ora, whānau and communities.

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Nourish your mind in March

February 23, 2022

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”
– Wayne Dyer

There is no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has caused mass disruption in our health services, and in the lives of every person across the globe.

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Growth brings new opportunities in 2022

January 27, 2022

Ehara taku toa i
te toa takitahi,
engari he toa

My success is not mine alone, it is the success of the collective.

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Wrapping up 2021

December 23, 2021

What a year! The KPI Programme team are certain everyone is excited and looking forward to their summer break, and bidding farewell to another challenging year. Having a team spread across both Kirikiriroa and Tāmaki Makaurau, we empathise with everyone who has had to adapt through such extended pandemic restrictions.

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