The incident decision tree provides straightforward and clear guidance tool to support a fair and just approach to patient safety incidents. The tool aims to support clinicians and managers in understanding when safety incidents should be attributed to systemic or organisational issues, as well as identifying the occasions when there may be individual culpability for an incident.
Site last edited December 2016.
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