NHS Improvement have updated their Just Culture Guide.
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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 […]
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 CHFG and NHS LA wish to acknowledge organisations, networks and project teams who have embraced human factors/ergonomics principles to positively impact care delivery /improve patient safety.
During two patient safety events held in Liverpool and […]
Please see Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust Patient Safety Annual Report 2015-2016.
Much of the early research and focus in human factors/ergonomics (HF/E) in healthcare has been in the acute sector. This is partly because the early high profile interest has been from people in acute areas […]
The CHFG are delighted to announce the publication of a second ‘How To’ guide.
‘Implementing human factors in healthcare – Taking further steps’, is the second volume of the ‘How to’ guide that was originally published […]
This guide provides a useful introduction to the concept of human factors in healthcare, and suggests how its elements […]