PHSO review: Quality of NHS complaints investigations Contents

Contents

Terms of Reference

Summary

1 Introduction

Clinical investigations in NHS England

PHSO report

Responses to the PHSO report

2 The Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch

Role and remit

Independence

The ‘safe space’ principle

3 Improving clinical investigations at the local level

Accountability and national standards

Accreditation and training

4 “The world’s largest learning organisation”

The statutory Duty of Candour

A “whole system approach”

Proposals for complaints handling

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal Minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament





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