Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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Getting It Right First Time (“GIRFT”) publishes clinical practice guide for improving the management of adult COVID-19 patients in secondary care

Getting It Right First Time (“GIRFT”) publishes clinical practice guide for improving the management of adult COVID-19 patients in secondary care

GIRFT aims to help to improve the quality of care provided by the NHS by reducing variations in the way that healthcare is provided across Trusts.  As ...

NHS Resolution relaunches Maternity Incentive Scheme Year 3

NHS Resolution relaunches Maternity Incentive Scheme Year 3

NHS Resolution launched its “Maternity Incentive Scheme” in 2018 to support the Department of Health’s Maternity Safety Strategy and to generally seek ...

World Patient Safety Day – Safe Health Workers, Safe Patients

World Patient Safety Day – Safe Health Workers, Safe Patients

The second ever World Patient Safety Day takes place today, 17 September 2020, with a focus on making health worker safety a priority for patient safe ...

Making a Difference: The Early Notification Scheme Progress Report

Making a Difference: The Early Notification Scheme Progress Report

Don’t miss NHS Resolution’s latest report: The Early Notification Scheme progress report: collaboration and improved experience for families which was ...

Patient Safety is everyone’s responsibility: The New Patient Safety Strategy

Patient Safety is everyone’s responsibility: The New Patient Safety Strategy

On 1 April 2019, NHS Improvement and NHS England united as one.  The NHS Patient Strategy was published shortly after, in July 2019, and marks a posit ...

Clinical Risk Headlines - July 2019

Clinical Risk Headlines - July 2019

Welcome to your first edition of Headlines - bringing you the latest developments in the Clinical Risk sector, to keep you up to date and to assist wi ...

'What does a good Spinal Service look like?' Find out with the latest GIRFT Report

'What does a good Spinal Service look like?' Find out with the latest GIRFT Report

The GIRFT programme led by Professor Tim Briggs is designed to improve healthcare practices, techniques and processes for the benefit of patients. The ...

SRA announces major regulation shake up

SRA announces major regulation shake up

The SRA has recently announced major changes to the Handbook which it says will simplify existing rules and improve access to solicitors. The Changes ...

Checking if proceedings have been served correctly: Tips for Trusts and Lawyers

Checking if proceedings have been served correctly: Tips for Trusts and Lawyers

When receiving served proceedings, it can be easy for Trusts to simply file an Acknowledgment of Service without scrutinising how the documents were r ...