The NHS Safety Thermometer is a local improvement tool for measuring, monitoring, and analysing patient harms and 'harm free' care.
Patient safety news
Publishing her 'Dignified Care: Two Years On' progress report, the Older People's Commissioner for Wales, Sarah Rochira, has said that despite a number of improvements in hospital care, significant progress must be made in a range of key areas to ensure that all older people within Welsh hospitals are treated with dignity and respect.
The Health Select Committee report 'After Francis: making a difference' was published today.
The NHS Safety Thermometer: Patient Harms and Harm Free Care annual update has been published; it is a local improvement tool for measuring, monitoring, and analysing patient harms and 'harm free' care.
Read the release on the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) website
NHS England has welcomed the £250m extension to the 'Safer Hospital, Safer Wards' Technology Fund announced by the Department of Health yesterday. The value of the fund has now been increased to over £500m to help patients get better and safer care.