Responding to the Francis inquiry report Relevant resources from across our work for organisations who are interested in the report

The Francis Inquiry report was published on 6 February 2013 and examined the causes of the failings in care at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust between 2005-2009.

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About the Francis Inquiry

The Francis Inquiry report was published on 6 February 2013 and examined the causes of the failings...

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What next for the Francis culture of safety? Six steps to start

13 February 2015

No-one would claim that changing culture is easy, but it is possible. And in light of Robert...

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What next for the Francis culture of safety? Six steps to start

11 February 2015

No-one would claim that changing culture is easy, but it is possible. And in light of Robert...

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What does it really take to improve patient safety?

06 February 2015

How confident are you that the risk management processes in your organisation enable you to predict...

Research report

Safer Clinical Systems: Evaluation findings

December 2014

Lessons from the second phase of the Safer Clinical Systems programme.

Event report

Building capability to improve safety

August 2014

Summary of a workshop discussion and examples of ways to build safety improvement capability.

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And our survey says…

21 November 2014

It has been just over a year since Professor Don Berwick produced his review of patient safety in...

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A year on from Berwick: putting safety at the heart of good care

06 August 2014

A year on from A promise to learn – a commitment to act, the two questions we should ask are ‘Have...

Evidence scan

Improvement collaboratives in health care

July 2014

This scan compiles research about whether quality improvement collaboratives are effective.

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Safety in the NHS: it’s time to be brave

24 June 2014

Today, new safety data will be published on the NHS Choices website. The data will cover various...

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Reducing harm to patients

March 2014

This briefing follows a March 2014 speech by the Secretary of State for Health at Virginia Mason...

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Safe, safer, safest: the patient safety journey continues

24 June 2014

As an organisation that has led patient safety efforts in the UK over the past 10 years, at the...

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