Accountability, organisational learning and risks to patient safety in England: Conflict or compromise?

July 28, 2011

Source: Health, Risk & Society vol. 13 iss 4  pp327-346)

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Date of publication: June 2011

Publication type: journal article

In a nutshell: This article looks at 2 approaches to patient safety within the NHS – promoting accountability & promoting learning lessons from previous mistakes and near-misses.  These approaches can sometimes be conflicting however, the article looks at how these approaches can work together.

Length of publication: 19 pages

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Acknowledgements:  CINAHL

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Categories:  Volume 2 Issue 6;