This toolkit provides models and ideas to support healthcare systems, hospitals, and leaders to strengthen the safety culture of their organisation.
Engaging with staff is an essential element of patient safety. All staff need to feel listened to, involved in decisions and in control of their work - and this is particularly important for managing and improving patient safety.
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.
The Manchester Patient Safety Framework (MaPSaF) from the NPSA is a tool to help NHS organisations and healthcare teams assess their progress in developing a safety culture.