Jeremy Hunt MP: safety in the NHS

The keynote speech by Rt Hon MP Jeremy Hunt, the Secretary of State for Health, at our December 2014 conference on safety, 'Ideas for change'.


Closing the Gap in Patient Safety

Closing the Gap in Patient Safety was a £4m programme that supported nine project teams to implement and evaluate tested, evidence-based patient safety interventions at scale in health and social c...


Semmelweis and changing behaviours in health care

Professor Mary Dixon-Woods tells the story of Ignaz Semmelweiss, a Hungarian physician whose strident efforts in the 1800s to get physicians to comply with hand hygiene eventually saw him hounded o...