Skip to Main Content

Safety and Quality: Home

Quality and Safety Subject Guide


Quality and Safety Books

Delivering resilient health care
Clinical governance : improving the quality of healthcare for patients and service users
Harm reduction : health care strategies
Introduction to healthcare quality management
Quality and Safety in Neurosurgery
Critical conversations for patient safety : an essential guide for healthcare students
Health care operations management : a systems perspective
Bioethics, public health, and the social sciences for the medical professions : an integrated, case-based approach
Lean six sigma for hospitals : Improving patient safety, patient flow and the bottom line
Drug policy and the public good
Zero harm how to achieve patient and workforce safety in healthcare

» Search our e-Book collection by title or subject: AccessMedicineClinicalKey, ClinicalKey Nursing, Oxford Medicine Online.  

Browse our collection for more books on: 

Full-text book chapters on quality and safety:



Quality and Safety Journals

Global Journal in quality and safety in Health Care
Pediatric Quality & Safety
Total Quality Management & Business Excellence
Patient Safety in Surgery
Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety Management of Environmental Quality : An International Journal
Professional Safety Journal
The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety
Management of Environmental Quality : An International Journal
Journal of Nursing Care Quality
International Journal for Quality in Health Care
BMJ Quality & Safety

» Browse Browzine for all journals on Safety and Quality by title or subject or explore one the key titles above.

Search Browzine for e-journals


Resource Spotlight


Techstreet provides access to Australian and New Zealand Standards. (International standards can be searched but are not included in this subscription.) For additional information required to set up a Techstreet account View the library Techstreet Help page




The JBI Evidence Based Practice Database provides access to systematic reviews, recommended practices and evidence summaries. It is a valuable resource for finding reliable evidence appropriate for use in clinical guidelines and procedures.


ClinicalKey Nursing provides access to current evidence-based information in the form of nursing texts, journals, practice guidelines, clinical overviews, drug information, patient handouts and more.


Lippincott Procedures provides access for up to 450 evidence based procedures and skills and is a comprehensive reference source for nursing staff, providing instructions for equipment, preparation and implementation.  

Lippincott Procedures is endorsed by the Australian College of Nursing and the content of each procedure aligns to the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards.



Choosing Wisely Australia is part of a global healthcare initiative to improve the safety and quality of healthcare.

It is encouraging clinicians and consumers to have better conversations about what care is truly needed – identifying which practices are helpful and which are not.


Guide Champion

Contact the library if you'd like to champion this guide!

Key Databases for Safety and Quality