Safer Clinical Systems: evaluation findings

February 20, 2015

Source:  The Health Foundation

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Date of publication:  December 2014

Publication type:  News item

In a nutshell: The Health Foundation’s Safer Clinical Systems programme explores how approaches from other industries could be used to improve safety in the NHS. The evaluation team make a number of recommendations in this report and say that further analysis is needed to assess whether this approach is better or more cost-effective than other approaches to improving safety.

Length of Publication:  1 web page

Increasing nurse staffing levels in Belgian cardiac surgery centres: a cost-effective patient safety intervention?

August 28, 2010

Source: Journal of Advanced Nursing, 66(6) pp. 1291-6

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Date of publication: June 2010

Publication Type: Journal Article

In a nutshell: This article reports on research conducted in Belgium into the cost-effectiveness of increasing nurse staffing for cardiac surgery by comparing this with other interventions

 Length of publication: 5 pages

Some important notes:  Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article.  Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.

Acknowledgements: BNI