Safety standards for invasive procedures: beware the implementation gap

March 23, 2016

Source:  BMJ 352:i1121

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Date of publication: February 2016

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Nick Sevdalis is professor of implementation science and patient safety at King’s College London.  In this editorial he offers advice regarding the implementation of the recent NHS England guideline National Safety Standards for Invasive Procedures (NatSSIPs).  

Length of publication:  2 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

Improved NHS services through new perspectives: a toolkit for doctors and managers to improve quality for patients

August 31, 2012

Source:  Centre for Innovation in Health Management

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Date of publication: July 2012

Publication type:  Innovation

In a nutshell:  The purpose of this toolkit is to help implement positive changes in NHS Trusts.  It looks at the working relationship between doctors and managers and seeks to make it more productive.

Some important notes:  This toolkit requires free registration in order to access it.

Acknowledgements:  Health Management and Policy Alert