Board oversight of patient safety is essential, and this guidance document provides a practical overview of what is needed to establish, operate and update an effective board assurance framework.
Effective Governance for Quality and Patient Safety: A Toolkit for Healthcare Board Members and Senior Leaders
This toolkit from the Canadian Patient Safety Institute is designed for boards and senior leaders of healthcare organisations, as they are responsible for the oversight and governance of patient safety and quality.
This document sets out in detail the risk management standards which have been developed and are assessed by the NHS Litigation Authority (NHSLA). These determine the level of premium charged to providers of NHS care that are insured by the NHSLA.