Clinical Excellence - Clinic Handbook package

Clinical Excellence is something to strive for, based on continuous quality improvement it benefits patients by delivering more efficient clinical services. This training programme is for those who have not previously attended Clinic Handbook training, or for Practices who have already attended and wish to up-skill additional staff members at a reduced rate.

Please email if you would like access to the Clinical Excellence training - all currently online


Once enrolled you will receive links to videos and e-learning modules that accompany this program. Zoom meetings are held regularly on various topics and you will be invited to attend. These are great events where you connect with your podiatry peers around the country to share ideas and learn from each other.


Clinic Handbook - what its about

Based on the Quality Standard NZ8171: The Allied Health Standard. This training will give you access to the PodiatryNZ Clinic Handbook. The handbook provides a comprehensive guide to legislation and standards that underpin best practice in clinic management.


This handbook will be useful for anyone who has ever needed to:

  • Provide a health and safety risk management plan
  • Prepare an informed consent form
  • Undertake a patient satisfaction survey
  • Create staff induction and employee management systems
  • Review your patient complaints process


Who will benefit from the Clinic Handbook
  • Registered Podiatrists who operate a business
  • Registered Podiatrist employees who have responsibility for management issues
  • Practice Managers
  • Registered Podiatrists must be members of PodiatryNZ

Payment plans can be arranged by emailing Leslie. We are happy to work with our members to ensure they can access the training they require.


The Handbook will cover the following main areas:

• Organisational Management
• Pre-entry to Services
• Service Delivery
• Managing Service Delivery
• Safe and Appropriate Environment

What is the Clinic Handbook?

It is a framework for the continuous quality improvement of the clinic and establishes the minimum requirements required under various legislations and regulations
It is based on the Allied Health Standards handbook
It has been developed over the past five years in conjunction with Quality consultants including the DAA Group
It draws on the expertise of many members including the subject matter expert committee

CPD Hours:     7.00 Professional Communication - Practice Audit
Location: Currently delivered online
City: Your place
Branch: National
Member price: $900.00
Non-member price: $2,012.00