Amid all the challenges trusts face, quality and safety of care remains paramount.
The first report in our new series explores how trusts have responded to feedback from Care Quality Commission in a positive and systematic way, encouraging ideas that have made a difference.
Chris Hopson, NHS Providers chief executive, discusses the recent CQC briefing with chief inspector Professor Ted Baker.
Will Warburton, Health Foundation director of improvement considers organisational approaches to improvement ahead of our annual conference.
Bev Fitzsimons, director of the Point of Care Foundation, looks at how well Schwartz Rounds work for leaders in organisations.
Catherine Harrison discusses psychological safety during the pandemic and why it is important for the wellbeing of health and care workers.
Bev Fitzsimons, director of the Point of Care Foundation, highlights the importance of supporting health workers psychological health during the pandemic.
Saffron Cordery responds to CQC's report on safety in maternity services.
Saffron Cordery responds to the results of a YouGov survey commissioned by the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman on mental health services.
Miriam Deakin responds to the National Guardian’s Office report which revealed that the perception of the speaking up culture in health is improving.
Freedom to Speak up Guardian participants consider their role and the ways trusts can best support them.
Miriam Deakin responds to the publication of Healthwatch England’s report on complaints handling.
Miriam Deakin responds to ‘Speaking up in the NHS in England 2018/19’ from the National Guardian’s Office.
This briefing addresses issues relating to patient safety and the capital maintenance backlog ahead of a debate on the issue in the House of Lords.
This briefing contains an overview of key announcements relevant to health and social care, along with a summary of other legislation of interest and draft bills.
Saffron Cordery responds to the State of Care report published by the Care Quality Commission.