Rebecca O Leary

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Patient Safety and Human Factors in Healthcare Jobs

Please find below the latest roles in Patient Safety and Human Factors in Healthcare.  If you would like to advertise your position here please email and for the price of a small donation we […]

By |19th September, 2017|Jobs, Featured|0 Comments

NMC Consultation on standards of proficiency for registered nurses

The NMC have currently gone out to consultation on the draft standards in proficiency for registered nurses, the deadline for the consultation is the 12th September 2017.

We believe that nurses’s of the future require not […]

By |4th September, 2017|Resources, Learning Resources|0 Comments

Preventing Harm and Improving Care Conference – November 2017

Date: 21st and 22nd November 2017

Venue: Excel Centre, London

Host: Patient First UK

Patient safety is the biggest single issue in the NHS and UK healthcare. After a year of unprecedented focus on patient safety, 2017 starts […]

By |30th August, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Measuring and Monitoring Patient Safety Event 29th September

Date: Friday 29th September 2017

Venue: De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

“While hospitals recognise patient safety as their top priority, this is frequently not translated into an effective and consistent safety culture.” The state of […]

By |30th August, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Reducing Medication Errors National Summit November 2017


Date: Friday 3rd November 2017

Venue: De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

“Unsafe medication practices and medication errors are a leading cause of injury and avoidable harm in health care systems across the world.” Medication without […]

By |30th August, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

TED Time Escalation Decision Learning package

“The Little Voice Inside”

Hypoxic Ischaemic Encephalopathy (HIE) occurs when the foetal brain does not receive enough oxygen. This can lead to severe impairment or death of the […]

By |6th July, 2017|Learning Resources|0 Comments

Patient Safety Congress 4th – 5th July Manchester

The annual Patient Safety Congress is an essential event for healthcare professionals who want to be at the forefront on safety, quality and clinical excellence.

Bringing together award winners, frontline implementers, national leaders and international case […]

By |3rd July, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Works system design for patient safety: The SEIPS Model

Most errors and inefficiencies in patient care arise not from the solitary actions of individuals but from conflicting, incomplete, or sub-optimal systems of which they are a part and with which they interact. To improve […]

By |20th June, 2017|Resources, Learning Resources|0 Comments

The Blame Game by Steven Shorrock

In this article Steven Shorrock talks about the Blame Game and Just Culture.  He refers to the recent incident at the Oscars where the wrong winner was read out. Please click here to read […]

Deteriorating Patient Summit 16th October

Location: De Vere West  One Conference Centre
The Deteriorating Patient Summit focuses on recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient through improving the reliability of patient observations and ensuring quality of care to reduce failure to […]

By |8th June, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments