Staying on top of patient safety

Elaine Maxwell

Since the publication of Organisation with a Memory in 2000 there has been much progress on improving patient safety. The introduction of systematic incident reporting has raised awareness about th...

Why do we need a duty of candour?

Elaine Maxwell

Yesterday the government made a commitment to introduce a statutory duty of candour. This is something the Health Foundation has been calling for and we are pleased that the government has now take...