National patient safety alerts are sometimes difficult to implement in an effective way. All trusts have to declare compliance with alerts as part of a three-step process to improve patient safety. This article discusses an alternative way of implementing national patient safety alerts and describes how behaviour-change methods can be used to successfully implement lasting changes in practice at ward or departmental level.
|Number of pages||4|
|Specialist publication||Nursing Times|
|Publication status||Published - 16 Mar 2016|
- Patient safety
- Rapid response