Date of publication: December 2013
Publication type: News item
In a nutshell: The NHS in Scotland is sharing learning about patient safety with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in Ohio, USA, which is widely regarded as a world leader in patient safety. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital has influenced how the Scottish Patient Safety Programme is managed and it pioneered morning safety and flow huddles, which have now been adopted at Yorkhill Children’s Hospital in Glasgow. The Cincinnati hospital is also learning from the Scottish approach to ensuring children have the best start in life through the Early Years Collaborative, which is a programme set up to help make Scotland the best place to grow up.
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