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Safety Pledges Posted on 4 Aug 2017

 

Our 5 safety pledges

 

 

 

  1. Safety

    We will support Gloucestershire’s CCG priority to reduce harm, which are

 

  • Early identification of Sepsis

  • Medication alerts and incident reporting

  • Early identification of AKI

  • Develop a falls collaborative approach to home and hospital

  • Handover and discharge for patients

 

Ensure any incidents are reported and learnt from.  Ensure full support for the staff.

 

  1. Continually Learning

 

  • We will review our reporting incidents policy to ensure used fully

  • Include all of the safety areas identified above

  • We will use service user feedback to include any complaints, comments or suggestions received for full learning

  • Monitor and regularly review any serious incidents

 

  1. Honesty

 

  • We will be open and honest with patients, carers and family affected by an incident

  • We will continue to discuss patient safety with the team and our PPG

  • Support staff involved in an incident and ensure they are fully supported

 

  1. Collaborate

 

  • We will work with our local and cluster practices to share learning and improvement ideas

  • Work collaboratively with our district nurses, health visitors and all other health professionals to share learning outcomes

  • Discuss all incidents in our significant event meetings

 

  1. Support

 

  • Analyse every incident to see what went wrong and why

  • Share the findings with staff and PPG

  • Continue to support staff and ensure they are fully trained and feel supported

  • Continue to monitor incidents and share good and not so good incidents

     

 

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