Patient Safety Zone

Patient safety priorities

A selection of key education and learning resources to support the Scottish Patient Safety Programme's patient safety priorities.

What are the priorities?

The Scottish Patient Safety Programme's patient safety priorities:

  • Deteriorating Patients including Sepsis and Acute Kidney Injury
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Falls
  • Catheter associated urinary infections (HAI)
  • Safer Medicines

Previous Workstreams

  • Venous Thoromboembolism (VTE)

Further information on the Acute Care portfolio can be found within Healthcare Improvement Scotland’s ihub website here.