October 22, 2019
AvMA charity places in the Vitality Big Half Marathon are now OPEN! We are delighted to be able to offer places in one of the most popular half marathons.
October 17, 2019
The Civil Justice Council working party on fixed recoverable costs has published its report. It contains controversial recommendations to restrict the costs that can be recovered by solicitors who win cases on behalf on injured patients.
October 9, 2019
More data will be valuable, but we need more action now to protect patients based on what we already know.
New report reveals shockingly low levels of compliance with duty of candour and involving families in investigationsSeptember 25, 2019
NHS Resolution’s Early Notification Scheme Progress Report has found that only 77% of trusts had notified the family concerned that an incident had occurred even though they notified NHS Resolution of the incident.
August 7, 2019
September 17 marks the first World Health Organisation’s World Patient Safety Day. To mark this important date, AvMA will be holding a free event celebrating the role of patients and families in patient safety.
July 3, 2019
NHS Improvement has published the new patient safety strategy for England, providing a good overview of the perceived priorities for patient safety work in the coming years.
May 16, 2019
AvMA encourages people to respond to two important consultations which are closing soon.
May 13, 2019
The PIC Magazine Awards are now open and looking for applications in three categories: The Clinical Negligence Rising Star Award 2019 (in association with AvMA); The Clinical Negligence Outstanding Acheivement Award 2019; The Court of Protection Deputy Award 2019.
April 16, 2019
AvMA is currently looking for someone with a legal background and practical experience in clinical negligence litigation or a sound understanding of the legal principles as they relate to clinical negligence.
March 13, 2019
Congratulations to everyone who ran the Big Half Marathon as part of Team AvMA on Sunday. We hope you had a great time.