Making the safety of patients everyone's highest priority

Matching Michigan

Reducing CVC-BSIs

Technical and non-technical interventions to reduce CVC bloodstream infections

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Five steps to safer surgery


Briefing, the checklist (sign in, time out, sign out), debriefing

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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 

Using patient stories

*New* 'How to' guide

'How to' guide on using patient stories with Boards

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Share your stories

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