SFA Resources

Tackling the NHS Blame Culture – PSL blog

An article on the patient safety implications of blame culture in the NHS and the potential actions that can be taken to address this.

Virtual conference on workforce wellbeing

An overview of a virtual conference on workforce wellbeing organised by ISQua and IHF

AVMA: A vision of a just culture

A vision of what a “just culture” should look like for patients and healthcare staff

NHS Resolution: Being fair

NHS Resolution guidance on supporting a just and learning culture for staff and patients following incidents in the NHS

Implementing a just and learning culture

A case study on how Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust has adopted and embedded its just and learning culture and its training package.

NHS Patient Safety Strategy: 2021 update

The 2021 update of the NHS Patient Safety Strategy

No Patient Safety without Healthcare Worker Safety

An article in the Lancet by NIHR Patient Safety Translational Research Centre at Imperial College London

Patient Safety 2030

A report on Patient Safety by NIHR Patient Safety Translational Research Centre at Imperial College London and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Health worker safety: a priority for patient safety

A WHO Charter on the link between health worker safety and patient safety

Connecting worker safety to Patient Safety: A new imperative for health-care leaders

An article by Joseline Sikorski in the Ivy Business Journal


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  • NHS Employers
  • NHS Confederation
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