Walk and Talk Improvement


Reducing harm in healthcare

Season 1, Ep. 3

Recognising the deteriorating patient

Summary: In this episode, we’re exploring improvement efforts to address one of the most common causes of patient harm: recognising and responding to the clinically deteriorating patient. Topics include the importance of clinical judgement; communication between staff as well as communication with patients and families; safe systems and safe culture; as well as personal experiences and examples of successful improvement efforts that have made a difference. 

Host: Roisin Egenton, Programme Manager (Strategy) (NQPSD)

Guests: Yvonne Young, Christine Sheehan, Dr Brian McCloskey

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