About this video

This video shows how staff at NHS Lothian went about improving patient safety by focusing on Hospital at Night (HAN) handovers – identifying the problems and trialling solutions.

This work came out of NHS Lothian's involvement in our Safer Clinical Systems programme.

Further reading

Safer Clinical Systems

Developed as a five year phased programme, Safe Clinical Systems helps health care teams proactively identify potential safety breaches, enabling them to build better, safer health care systems.