Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) is the UK charity for patient safety & justice
We provide free independent advice and support to people affected by medical accidents (lapses in patient safety) through our specialist helpline, written casework and inquest support services, and can put you in contact with accredited clinical negligence solicitors if appropriate. We also work in partnership with health professionals, the NHS, government departments, lawyers and, most of all, patients to improve patient safety and justice.About us
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Invitation to participate and contribute to research on ‘second harm’ within healthcare.
18 Jul 2018 Read full story
AvMA statement in response to publication of NHS “Learning from Deaths” guidance for trusts and families
AvMA welcomes the Learning from Deaths guidance but warns that guidance alone will not address the strategic and cultural issues in the NHS which allow far too many avoidable deaths...
12 Jul 2018 Read full story
RT @PeterWalshAvMA: Take a look at this short film about AvMA's work and how we can help: https://t.co/7Dn5RoGEMY via @YouTube
RT @PeterWalshAvMA: @AvMAuk inquest client Margaret tells Robson George's Story https://t.co/2yqWhUv5AL via @YouTube