New primary and community healthcare standards launched

16 October 2021

The Primary and Community Healthcare Standards were recently launched, introducing Australia’s first nationally consistent framework for safety and quality in primary and community care.


Provisional Accreditation – Primary and Community Healthcare Standards

06 October 2021

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) launched the National Safety and Quality Primary and Community Healthcare Standards (Primary and Community Care Standards or PCHS) on 12 October 2021. QIP is proud to be an approved accrediting agency by the Commission against the PHCS Standards and associated accreditation scheme. With…


Russell Renhard Scholarship – applications are now open

02 August 2021

QIP’s health and community clients are encouraged to apply for a $10,000 one-off payment to support a quality improvement project that aligns with Russell Renhard’s vision for ‘continual improvement in health and community service organisations in a manner that reflects social justice.’


NAIDOC Week Paint and Yarn

22 July 2021

Along with many Australians from all walks of life, AGPAL and QIP staff recently took part in a range of activities to support NAIDOC Week 2021. NAIDOC Week offers a great opportunity to celebrate the history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. As part of our week-long NAIDOC program, members of…

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Domestic and Family Violence Awareness Training

30 June 2021

The AGPAL & QIP Education and Training Team are proud to have co-developed with Micah Projects the ‘Domestic and Family Violence and Awareness Training’ eLearning module. This module is complimentary for all QIP clients.

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Launch of the first Australian suicide prevention program standards

18 May 2021

QIP is excited to promote the launch of the Suicide Prevention Australia Standards for Quality Improvement, 1st Edition (the Standards).

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Accredited organisations win big at 2021 AOD Awards NSW

30 April 2021

QIP would like to congratulate the five QIP accredited winners at the AOD Awards for the NSW Non Government Sector


ISQua’s 37th International Conference 2021

22 April 2021

ISQua’s 37th International Conference is online from 1 – 11 July 2021. The theme is Emotion, Inspiration and Creativity: Pathways to Global Health Quality.

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ARVAS Standards Assessors needed

21 April 2021

ARVAS has recently experienced significant uptake from retirement villages nationally. We are seeking expressions of interest from qualified professionals to be Assessors.

The artwork by Jordan Lovegrove, Ngarrindjeri, of Dreamtime Creative, depicts AGPAL and QIP’s partnership between companies and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander medical services, communities and service providers.

AGPAL Group supports the ‘Closing the Gap National Agreement’

15 March 2021

The AGPAL Group of Companies are formally showing our support for the new National Agreement on Closing the Gap.