Dr Sangeeta Mahajan, a consultant Anaesthetist, tells her story of how her only son took his own life and her subsequent investigation into what went wrong.
Please click here to listen to her story.
25 – 27 April 2017
Staverton Estate, Daventry, Northamptonshire
Ergonomics and Human Factors 2017 will feature nearly 80 presentations and workshops from leading ergonomists and human factors specialists across a wide variety of sectors including Design, Healthcare, […]
In October the Department of Health set out a consultation seeking views on providing a ‘safe space’ in healthcare safety investigations, click here to view the consultation. The CHFG have been working with James Titcombe, […]
Many incidents, claims and complaints involve poor communication and team working as a contributory factor or a root cause. Currently team training is not mandatory for NHS staff and many people assume staff already know […]
The implementation of the concept of “Just Culture” is now widely seen as key for further improvement of aviation safety through more and better reporting of aviation occurrences. An essential condition for establishing a “Just […]
Venue: The Xcel Centre, Aycliffe Business Park, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6AP
The North East Human Factors Network of Health Education England will be holding their first regional conference and are inviting delegates to this multi-professional educational […]
Faculty of Medicine & Health – University of Leeds
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh are sponsoring an international symposium on “Current Approaches to Understanding Surgical Error” (www.leeds.ac.uk/paclab/CAUSE2016) in Leeds on December 9th 2016.
Wednesday 30 November 2016
Hallam Conference Centre, London
This one day conference focuses on recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient through improving the reliability of patient observations and ensuring quality of care to reduce failure […]
Circle of Care is a model for Compassionate Human Factors in Healthcare, created by the Simulation and Interactive Learning Centre (SaIL) at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) in collaboration with Clod Ensemble’s […]