Central Alerting System Homepage

Welcome to the Central Alerting System

The Central Alerting System brings together CMO’s Public Health Link (PHL) and the Safety Alert Broadcast System (SABS). It enables alerts and urgent patient safety specific guidance to be accessed at any time.

Safety alerts, emergency alerts, drug alerts, Dear Doctor letters and Medical Device Alerts are available on this website. They are issued on behalf of the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, the National Patient Safety Agency, and the Department of Health

Manuals and on-line tutorials on how to use this site are available in the Help section.

Registered users can use their log-in information to access the full system after clicking on the Login link at the top right corner of this screen. More help, and access to reports are available in the logged-in areas.

See the links below for more information:

 

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency: http://www.mhra.gov.uk

The National Patient Safety Agency: http://www.npsa.nhs.uk/

The Chief Medical Officer (for England): http://www.dh.gov.uk/cmo

 
News

HEADLINES:

MONTHLY NPSA CAS DATA PUBLISHED - CLICK ONTO ‘MORE NEWS’ TO ACCESS THE LINK- added 29/12/11

BROKEN LINK IN ALERT DA –EL (11)A31 ISSUED AT 4pm 15 DEC added – 15/12/11

DH ESTATES & FACILITIES HAVE ISSUED A REMINDER TO ALL NHS HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS TO FOLLOW GUIDANCE GIVEN IN THE MENTAL HEALTH SUICIDE PREVENTION TOOL KIT 2008 – added 08/11/11 

 

MONTHLY NPSA CAS DATA PUBLISHED - CLICK ONTO ‘MORE NEWS’ TO ACCESS THE LINK- added 27/10/11

NEWS IN FULL:

MONTHLY NPSA CAS DATA PUBLISHED - CLICK ONTO ‘MORE NEWS’ TO ACCESS THE LINK- added 29/12/11

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Contact the CAS helpdesk

Telephone: 020 7972 1500
Email: safetyalerts@dh.gsi.gov.uk