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  1. Latest news from our costing transformation programme.

  2. A stage one alert has been issued to highlight the risk of falls from hoists.

  3. A stage two resource alert has been issued to support providers of NHS-funded care to minimise the risk of distress and death caused by inappropriate doses of naloxone.

  4. Latest news from our costing transformation programme.

  5. A stage two resource alert has been issued to launch an NHS-wide programme of work based around the National Standards for Invasive Procedures (NatSSIPs) that were published on 7 September 2015.

  6. A stage two resource alert has been issued to all providers of NHS care in England to highlight the challenge of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and the need for antimicrobial stewardship.

  7. A stage one alert has been issued to ensure ambulance satellite navigation systems are up-to-date.

  8. A stage one alert has been issued to raise awareness of the risk of death or severe harm due to inadvertent injection of skin preparation solution.

  9. A stage one warning has been issued to raise awareness of the introduction of new medical device connectors.

  10. A stage one warning has been issued to raise awareness of unintentional interruption of non-invasive ventilation (NIV).

  11. A stage one warning has been issued to raise awareness of the need for proper storage and management of thickening powder used as part of the treatment of people with dysphagia (swallowing problems).

  12. A stage one warning has been issued to raise awareness of harm from using Low Molecular Weight Heparins (LMWHs) where a situation, patient’s condition, or the use of other medications mean the LMWHs could cause harm or death.

  13. A stage one warning has been issued to raise awareness of the risk of death or serious harm from accidental ingestion of potassium permanganate preparations that are for external use.

  14. A stage one warning has been issued to raise awareness of the risk of death and serious harm from delays in recognising and treating ingestion of button batteries.

  15. A stage one warning has been issued to further raise awareness of the risk of harm or death from inappropriate doses of naloxone in patients on long-term opioid or opiate treatment, where these drugs are used to provide relief from both chronic and acute pain, such as following surgery.

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