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Call for Pictures of Good/Poor design in Healthcare

Pictorial Guide for Human Factors in Healthcare

Dear friends, colleagues and supporters,

Healthcare human factors & ergonomics work has often focused on cognitive and social interventions (CRM, NOTECH’s etc) rather than issues of design.  Healthcare systems provide […]

By | 2017-12-08T11:01:19+00:00 27th April, 2017|Featured|2 Comments

Critical Factors – the Human Factors of Critical Care

Date: Saturday 3rd June

Time: 15.00 – 19.00

Venue: The Teacher Building, 14 Saint Enoch Square, Glasgow, G1 4DB

Critical Care Events in Scotland and The Scottish Intensive Care Society are pleased to present a symposium on the human […]

By | 2017-04-20T09:52:17+00:00 20th April, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Investigating for Improvement – building a national safety investigator for Healthcare

This thought paper explores how healthcare systems can develop a system-wide approach to investigating and learning from the most serious patient safety issues, and examines the organisational infrastructure that is needed to support this.

Many safety-critical […]

By | 2017-05-02T14:54:33+00:00 31st March, 2017|Policy and Research, CHFG Resources, Featured|0 Comments

Patient Safety Collaboratives

England’s 15 Patient Safety Collaboratives play an essential role in identifying and spreading safer care initiatives from within the NHS and industry, ensuring these are shared and implemented throughout the system.

They are based in the […]

Bristol Patient Safety Conference 3rd May 2017

Bristol Patient Safety Conference is an independent annual conference, now in its fourth year, featuring Patient Safety and QI expert speakers and practice-based improvement projects. Dr Mike Durkin, Director of Patient Safety for NHS England, […]

By | 2017-12-08T11:01:19+00:00 20th February, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Reducing Medication Errors in Hospitals Summit 19th May 2017

De Vere Conference Centre, London

Progress has been made over the last decade to detect, report and learn from patient safety incidents, but further improvements are needed to increase the number of incident reports, improve data […]

By | 2017-02-16T11:22:31+00:00 16th February, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Deteriorating Patient Summit

Monday 15 May 2017
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London
Chaired by Dr Chris Roseveare, President of The Society for Acute Medicine & Consultant in Acute and General Medicine, Lymington New Forest Hospital, Southern Health NHS […]

By | 2017-12-08T11:01:19+00:00 7th February, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Human Factors Conference – Manchester Airport

22-23 June 2017 | Manchester Airport

Tickets are now on sale for the Human Factors Conference 2017.

A unique UK inter-agency Human Factors Conference, set underneath the wings of the iconic Concorde, will bring together professionals from […]

By | 2017-12-08T11:01:19+00:00 2nd February, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Optimising use of Robot-Assisted Surgery Event – 10th March 2017

You are kindly invited to a one-day event at the Royal College of Surgeons on Optimising Use of Robot-Assisted Surgery: Challenges and Opportunities. The aim is to bring together healthcare professionals, policy makers, and researchers […]

By | 2017-02-01T14:09:22+00:00 1st February, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

Emergency Prompt Cards

  • How does a consultant confirm all the initial steps in management have been completed?
  • How does the doctor new to the emergency department learn how to deal with a condition they have never managed before?
  • How does […]