Patient Safety (Notifiable Patient Safety Incidents) Bill 2019: Order for Second Stage

Bill entitled an Act to provide for the mandatory open disclosure by health services providers of certain incidents occurring in the course of the provision, to a person, of a health service; to provide, in the interest of the common good, for certain restrictions on the use of the information provided in such disclosures that are made in accordance with this Act and of any apologies made in the course of such disclosures and the use of any other information relating to the open disclosure provided, and apology made, after the notifiable incident disclosure meeting; to make provision for procedures in respect of clinical audit, and the data obtained in clinical audits; to provide for the notification of certain incidents to certain persons; to amend the National Treasury Management Agency (Amendment) Act 2000; to amend Part 4 of the Civil Liability (Amendment) Act 2017; to amend the Health Act 2007 to provide for the application of standards set by the Health Information and Quality Authority to private hospitals and for the Minister to prescribe certain health services as a prescribed private health service; and to provide for related matters.

I move: "That Second Stage be taken now."

Question put and agreed to.