Making the safety of patients everyone's highest priority

'Focus week' 8-14 March

Insulin prescription bundle

Reducing harm from high risk meds through testing clarity of insulin prescriptions

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Using patient stories

*New* 'How to' guide

'How to' guide on using patient stories with Boards

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Community area

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Forums, networking, updates, online clinics

Plot the dot

Measure your progress

Chart your improvements using our powerful online Extranet tool

Measurement for improvement 

Reducing harm from falls

'How to' guide

Leading and implementing changes in your organisation to reduce harm from falls?

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Surgical safety checklist

Five steps

Improving teamwork and communication using briefings, the checklist and debriefings

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Community forum

Share your stories, resources, learning points and network with each other

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Patient Safety First is sponsored by the National Patient Safety Agency,
the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement and The Health Foundation.

Sponsored by: The Health Foundation Sponsored by: Institute for Innovation and Improvement Sponsored by: National Patient Safety Agency