The silent scandal of patient safety

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt  spoke at University College London Hospital on patient safety and the need for a change in culture to support staff to ensure patient safety is core to all the NHS does.

The Royal College of Physicians commented ahead of his speech supporting the secretary of state’s focus on creating a supportive and transparent culture and highlighted the need for more and better clinical leadership to facilitate this.

Read the speech on the Department of Health's website

Read the press release on the Royal College of Physicians website

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