A short film produced by Health Education England to support healthcare professionals in training and staff at all levels to report and respond to concerns about patient safety.
Produced by the Canadian Patient Safety Institute, this report includes a literature review on effective teamwork and communication in healthcare, a needs assessment of Canadian healthcare organisations, a review of teamwork and communication training programmes, and a consultation with national and international experts in teamwork and communication.
An educational approach to improve outcomes in acute kidney injury (AKI): report of a quality improvement project
This project, published in BMJ Quality Improvement Reports, utilises a multifaceted educational intervention to improve awareness of AKI as demonstrated by changes in the clinician's self-reported management of patients with AKI.
The term ‘non-technical skills’ came from the European aviation regulator in the 1990s and the concept is now used to underpin training and workplace-based assessment in a number of safety-critical occupations, including healthcare.