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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 |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 […]

CHFG Open Seminar – Human Factors and Safer Births – 11th May Birmingham

‘Human Factors and Safer Births’

An open seminar jointly organised by the Clinical Human Factors Group (CHFG) and West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) Patient Safety Collaborative

Date: Thursday 11th May 2017, 9.30am – 4.30pm

Venue: […]

By |24th January, 2017|CHFG Events|0 Comments

Human Factors in Suicide Prevention

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.

By |12th January, 2017|Learning Resources|0 Comments

Ergonomics and Human Factors conference 2017

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, […]

By |11th January, 2017|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments

CHFG position document on ‘safe space’ practice and legislation in the NHS

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, […]

By |13th December, 2016|Learning Resources, Policy and Research|7 Comments

Human Factors Team Training – TeamSTEPPS pilot – good practice Barnsley NHS

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 […]

By |12th December, 2016|Best Practice|0 Comments

EUROCONTROL Model example Just Culture Policy

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 […]

HEE NE Human Factors Network Conference 16th March

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 […]

Current Approaches to Understanding Surgical Error event – 9th December

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” ( in Leeds on December 9th 2016.

A […]

By |7th November, 2016|Other Human Factors Events|0 Comments