This journal article reviews seven studies that examined the leadership and team factors that support safe and effective maternity care. It provides a synthesis of the key attributes of safe leadership and teamwork, concluding that leaders with capability and experience on the front line have a greater impact than leaders that hold formal roles of seniority.
This report summarises research into VTE prevention activities across over 80 hospitals and other stakeholders in Australia. It collates the evidence gathered into recommendations for health professionals, organisations, commissioners and policy makers to consider when designing VTE prevention programmes.
Large scale organisational intervention to improve patient safety in four UK hospitals: mixed method evaluation
This academic paper reports the independent evaluation of the first phase of the Health Foundation’s Safer Patients Initiative (SPI).