This series of papers from BMJ Quality & Safety analyses and reflects on the implications of the scandal at Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust and the consequences of the subsequent Public Inquiry in 2013.
This handbook provides detailed guidance on the range of duties of care owed by healthcare workers to patients - particularly with regard to patient safety. It also importantly examines the responsibilities of healthcare organisations in supporting their staff in meeting these duties.
This report reviews and reflects on the impact that the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry has on acute hospital trusts, one year after the inquiry was published.
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has developed a number of surveys to help healthcare professionals assess patient safety. Although primarily developed for a US audience AHRQ is actively looking for feedback from international users.