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Joint Committee published report on Health Service Safety Investigations Bill

The House of Lords and House of Commons created a Joint Select Committee to review the draft Health Service Safety Investigations Bill.  This Committee was appointed to gather evidence and give feedback on the draft […]

By | 2018-08-02T09:40:03+00:00 2nd August, 2018|Policy and Research|0 Comments

Draft Health Service Safety Investigations Bill

The draft bill proposes setting up the Health Service Safety Investigations Body (HSSIB).

The HSSIB will conduct investigations which focus on learning from patient safety incidents in the NHS, to reduce health care harm and improve […]

By | 2018-06-28T13:41:55+00:00 28th June, 2018|Policy and Research, Featured|0 Comments

Williams Review into gross negligence manslaughter in healthcare

The review makes recommendations to support a more just and learning culture in the healthcare system. It covers:

  • the process for investigating gross negligence manslaughter
  • reflective practice of healthcare professionals
  • the regulation of healthcare professionals

This […]

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 | 2018-04-25T14:43:28+00:00 31st March, 2017|Policy and Research, CHFG Resources, Featured|0 Comments

Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch – Expert Advisory Group Report

The Government have published the Expert Advisory Group report which recommends how the new “Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch” in NHS England should be established.

You’ll be aware that the CHFG have campaigned for many years for […]

Learning not Blaming


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Continuous Improvement of Patient Safety – The Health Foundation


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