“Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open”- James Dewar
“I pretended to be somebody I wanted to be and finally I became that person - or he became me.” - Cary Grant
“Nine tenths of wisdom is being wise in time” - Theodore Roosevelt
This is US corporate but the questions are valid to the NHS. What are you doing to improve your safety culture?
Friendships at work can be tricky - especially if you need to hold people to account
The murder of Kitty Genovese. Are we standing by while bad things happen in the NHS ?
Leadership / Systems
Today's solutions are tomorrows problems. The NHS is not a simple broken machine so why are we trying to fix it as if it was !
No learning? No change? Is that your experience? What is really going?
Private Sector Relationships
New relationships! The NHS has always had a relationship with the private sector but are new relationships needed?
Nothing new but some links that may interest. Although, hospitals, clinics and care homes coming together, is that new ?
New Safety Report
Nurse Patient Ratio
Canadians focused on nurse : patient ratios as well as NHS. Very important but more to do what we have always done is not the same as better to do different.
Courtesy of Steve Andrews