Patient safety resources

We are developing this section to provide specialist resources for patient safety professionals with a particular focus on patient involvement in patient safety and on research and learning and tools that have been developed by or in partnership with patients. Please feel free to send us any suggestions.

Other key sites with resources on patient safety

National Patient Safety Agency
(Although the NPSA no longer exists, this site is still a useful resource)

NHS England

Patient Safety Wales

Scottish Patient Safety Programme

Health Foundation

AvMA is pleased to be working with Newcastle University on its “Thinksafe” project which provides practical tools for engaging with patients on patient safety. Our trustee Angela Brown is a member of the advisory group for this project. For further information see