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Safe Use of Portable Oxygen Systems – HSIB Investigates

Safe Use of Portable Oxygen Systems – HSIB Investigates

Portable oxygen systems are used extensively throughout the NHS. Safe delivery of oxygen is crucial. Despite this, evidence shows issues ranging from ...

Fair-handed approach? Latest on challenging Health Service Ombudsman decisions

Fair-handed approach? Latest on challenging Health Service Ombudsman decisions

Summary The Parliamentary & Health Service Ombudsman investigates around 4,000 complaints a year (mainly relating to NHS services), with around 40 ...

Spotlight on Prevention of Future Deaths Reports

Spotlight on Prevention of Future Deaths Reports

Summary What can we take from the steady flow of Prevention of Future Deaths Reports (PFDs) issued by coroners in relation to patient care? How do the ...