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Systemic investigation reports

The Health Ombudsman conducts systemic investigations into health service providers and health service issues, making recommendations to improve patient safety and health service quality in Queensland.

A selection of these reports are available in the table below.

As legally required, we have removed all names and identifying factors of those involved.

Where we have made recommendations for change and improvement, we monitor and report on the implementation of these changes.

Report name (click on reports below for more information)

Date

Investigation report: Review into the quality of health services provided by Bamaga Hospital

24/08/2020

Investigation report: Health Ombudsman releases report into Central Queensland maternity services

28/06/2019

Investigation report: Investigation into the quality of health services provided by Logan Hospital audiology department

10/07/2018

Investigation report: Quality of health services provided at Cairns Hospital

19/06/2018

Investigation report: Gold Coast University Hospital’s response to adverse maternity events

10/04/2018

Investigation report: Undoing the knots constraining medicine regulation in Queensland

24/11/2016

Investigation report: Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service radiology services October 2016

18/10/2016

Investigation report: Queensland Ambulance Service October 2016

18/10/2016

Investigation report: Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital October 2016

14/10/2016

Investigation report summary: Complaint about decision to grant credentialing privileges to a medical practitioner at a HHS October 2016

13/10/2016

Investigation report summary: Rockhampton Hospital October 2016

13/10/2016

Investigation report summary: Robina Hospital October 2016

13/10/2016

Investigation report: Friendly Society Private Hospital October 2016

12/10/2016

Investigation report: Beaumont Care Aged Care Services January 2016

19/01/2016

Investigation report: Beaudesert Hospital December 2015

21/12/2015

Investigation report: Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service September 2015

28/09/2015

Investigation report: Townsville Hospital and Health Service November 2014

13/02/2015