The Never Events policy and framework sets out the NHS’s policy on Never Events. It explains what they are and how staff providing and commissioning NHS-funded services should identify, investigate and manage the response to […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
This report was produced by the DH HF Reference Group under the steer of Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, Medical Director of the NHS Commissioning Board. The CHFG had a significant role in the report.
The report […]