Patient safety resources

AvMA provides expert training and consultancy to healthcare organisations across the UK. Training on offer includes:

  • Good practise in safety investigations
  • The Duty of Candour and communicating effectively with patients and families
  • The relationship between safety investigations and the complaints process, including legal action, professional regulation and inquests

To find out more about how AvMA can help your organisation please email us.

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 Patient Safety Learning to promote learning for patient safety and disseminating examples of good practice.

For details of AvMA’s current research work, please visit our Research Projects page.