Key references for groups and organisations relating to patient safety.
Patient safety organisations:
NES Patient Safety and Clinical Skills - for a range of educational research and resources
Other related Scottish organisations:
The Clinical Skills Managed Educational Network (CS MEN) is a national network of healthcare educators and practitioners. Its activities include: funding research and development in clinical skills education; commissioning and deploying a mobile clinical skills unit to provide equity of access to state of the art simulation facilities for remote and rural healthcare practitioners; delivering evidence-based standardised educational resources; developing a quality assurance system for assessing the teaching of clinical skills.
This is a group of staff from across NHS Education for Scotland (NES), working in a variety of ways to research, develop and promote a rage of educational solutions to help improve patient safety.The group aims to champion patient safety, roll out good practice and embed patient safety principles across educational programmes.