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  1. Part of: Inspiring improvement across the NHS

    The resources below assist providers in implementing the actions of our Patient Safety Alert: Safer temporary identification criteria for unknown or unidentified patients

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  2. The VTE risk assessment data collection is used to inform a national quality requirement in the NHS Standard Contract for 2018/19, which sets a threshold rate of 95% of adult inpatients undergoing risk assessments each month.

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  3. The number and proportion of admitted adult patients in England who have been risk assessed for VTE in 2018/19.

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  4. The Serious Incident framework (2015) describes how Serious Incidents should be reported and investigated in the NHS. Between March and June 2018 we sought views on how our guidance could be revised to support the system to respond appropriately when things go wrong.

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  5. The NHS in England is one of the only healthcare systems in the world that is this open and transparent about patient safety incident reporting, particularly around Never Events. We are clear that we need to openly tackle these issues, not ignore them.

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  6. This is a case study of how an out of hours primary care provider in the north west sought to improve their recognition and response to patients at risk of sepsis through the use of the national early warning score (NEWS2).

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  7. Part of: Patient safety alerts

    Rolling data updated monthly, to show the number of patient safety incidents reported to the National Reporting and Learning System (NRLS) in the last 12 months.

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  8. The number and proportion of admitted adult patients in England who have been risk assessed for VTE in 2016/17. We have updated this data for quarter 3 and quarter 4.

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  9. An improvement resource to help health and social care economies reduce the number of Gram-negative bloodstream infections (BSIs) with an initial focus on Escherichia coli (E.coli).

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  10. Part of: Patient safety alerts

    Monthly data on trusts that have not signed off patient safety alerts.

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  11. This guide from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust (BDCFT) intends to raise awareness of constipation as a significant health issue for patients with learning disabilities.

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  12. Part of: Inspiring improvement across the NHS

    The resources below assist providers in implementing the actions of our Patient Safety Alert: Management of life threatening bleeds from arteriovenous fistulae and grafts.

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  13. Part of: Experts by experience , Improvement approaches , Innovation , Culture

    Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust wanted to find an alternative to those who needed access to mental health care outside of working hours, and no provision to self-refer resulting in people accessing emergency departments (ED).

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  14. Part of: Experts by experience , Improvement approaches , Culture

    Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust aimed to improve nutrition and mealtime experiences for people with complex mental illness and dementia on the 16-person Marsden Ward at Monkwearmouth Hospital, Sunderland.

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  15. Part of: Resources , Innovation , Culture

    Too many people requiring forensic services in south London were placed outside the area in independent sector beds.

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