The Yorkshire Quality and Safety Research group are delighted to invite you to our upcoming research seminar:
Prizing openness or prising open the NHS? Stakeholder views on the impact of post-Francis policy interventions
Professor Graham Martin, The Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute (THIS Institute), University of Cambridge
When/where: Thursday 20th September 2018, 12.30-1.30pm in the Sovereign Lecture Theatre at the Bradford Royal Infirmary.
Abstract: Inquiries, academic work and expert group reports on problems in the quality of care in the NHS and other healthcare systems have identified shortcomings in ‘openness’—that is, the extent to which organisations enable concerns to be raised and disclosed freely without fear—as critical to the incubation of failings in quality and safety. In response, the NHS in England has developed policy initiatives that seek to improve openness, including a statutory duty of candour when care processes give rise to harm, the introduction of ‘Freedom to Speak…
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