Tag Archives: Quality Patient Care

Proposals for Zero Harm Culture in NHS (BBC News / Department of Health)

Summary Professor Don Berwick of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), which he co-founded in Cambridge (Massachusetts), is expected to release plans to create a “zero harm” culture in the NHS in England today. Prof. Berwick, being a world expert on patient safety, was asked by ministers … Continue reading

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Modernising Healthcare Science and Quality Patient Care (NHS Employers).

Summary This NHS Employers briefing investigates the contribution of healthcare science. It considers the opportunities arising from the Modernising Scientific Careers (MSC) programme for delivering patient-led services to enhance the quality and outcomes of care. “The Francis report emphasised the need … Continue reading

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