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Best practice across all settings - specialties

The below guidance is best practice across all healthcare settings and clinical specialties.

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TitleIssue dateType
Risk to patient safety of not using the NHS Number as the national identifier...24 June 2009Alert
Quarterly Data Summary Issue 1201 May 2009Data report
Quarterly Data Summary Issue 1101 February 2009Data report
Acting on serious risks to patients01 February 2009Guidance
Nutrition factsheets01 January 2009Guidance
Quarterly Data Summary Issue 1001 November 2008Data report
Water: the forgotten nutrient30 October 2008Guidance
Significant Event Audit01 October 2008Guidance
Clean hands save lives02 September 2008Alert
Root Cause Analysis (RCA) report-writing tools and templates01 September 2008Toolkit