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No one is empowered if the truth is not shared

The new statutory duty of candour was introduced for NHS bodies in England (trusts, foundation trusts and special health authorities) from 27 November 2014, and will apply to all other care providers registered with CQC from 1 April 2015. 238 more words

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8 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Starting My First Research Project

This is advice I give to people starting out in advanced training in palliative medicine (or geriatric medicine, my other training specialty) when asked about research projects*. 613 more words

Research

12 days……….and so much more by the Patient Safety Team

Sing this to the tune of ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’. Go on you know you want to!!

On the 1st day of Christmas the safety team said to me… 947 more words

Improvement

Handover by Barbara Tamburrini

How good do you think your handover technique is? 

Handover is an area of our clinical role which we all encounter regularly during our working day. 1,008 more words

Communication

The Business of “Business Continuity Planning”

Strategic Plan Series: Quality and Safety
Note: Eastern Health’s Strategic Plan 2014-2017, Together We Can, was released on June 30, 2014. This article is one in a series outlining each of the plan’s four priorities: Quality and Safety, Access, Sustainability and Population Health. 514 more words
Leading The Way

Happy birthday NHS!!!!! by @shazmcgarva & @Emmcg2

Imagine health care free from harm……

Today is most famously associated with American Independence day but it is also the 66th birthday of the NHS (well ok, its tomorrow actually) and spookily the 66th blog from… 617 more words

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