Work and Organisation
The NHS modernisation agenda is revolutionising work roles and organisation. There is a need to address the consequences of these developments and deepen understanding of service delivery challenges. Activity centres on the implications of evolving nursing roles for healthcare delivery; managing organisational, agency and professional interfaces and the effects of work organisation on patient safety, service quality and occupational health.
Retention, Recruitment and Occupational Health
- Evaluation of the NPSA guidance designed to improve medication safety: A baseline study of the management of anticoagulent medication.
- Evaluation of The Health Foundation's Safer Patient Network
- Evaluation of the uptake of advice, directives and guidelines to the NHS concerning patient safety by the safety alert broadcast system (SABS)
- Review of the outputs of the NPSA's Safer Medication Team