Leading nurse and AvMA patron Dame Professor Donna Kinnair talks about AvMA’s vital role in improving patient safety.
AvMA’s independent research into regulation of the duty of candour by the CQC has raised serious concerns.
NHS and social care past the tipping point
The recent CQC ‘State of Care’ report 2017/18 paints a worrying picture of the state of health and social care in England today.
Patient-led haemochromatosis project wins Patient Safety Learning award
Congratulations to Neil Clements, Yvonne Francis and Haemochromatosis UK, who have won the inaugural Patient Safety Learning/AvMA award.
Maria has swum an amazing 40km this year to raise money for AvMA and two other charities.
On the helpline
This month, we helped a caller who was in constant pain since having vaginal mesh inserted in an operation three years ago.
AvMA in the news
- Fraud fears as hospitals lose thousands of patient records: The Times
- Doctor guilty of killing Jack Adcock wins appeal to work again: The Times
- Bosses at scandal-hit hospital covered-up baby death report: Daily Mail
- Whistleblowing: public services fail to deliver on promise of open culture: The Guardian