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 […]
Risky Business 2017
11 – 12 May 2017
Venue: Hall One, Kings Place, York Way, London
Welcome to 10 years of Risky Business London Conferences. The idea of The Risky Business conferences is to […]
The NHS strives to learn from its mistakes but is often criticised for failing to investigate incidents properly, and for failing to share lessons learned more widely.
This report is a redacted report from a Never […]
A new and unique collaboration has been formed between NHS clinicians and British Airways, to improve patient safety, by learning from the Aviation industry’s knowledge of Human Factors.
Blending a combination of workshops, seminars and most […]