Seven Steps to Patient Safety in Mental Health

November 2017

General Practitioners

Country of origin: UK

The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) has issued patient safety guidance for staff working in the area of mental health and learning disabilities.

Seven Steps to Patient Safety in Mental Health is a best practice guide outlining seven areas that mental health organisations and teams can work on to protect the safety of their patients.

The document was launched at a national conference on patient safety in mental health in Leeds.

'Seven steps to Patient Safety in Mental Health' is available on on the NPSA website.

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