2.1 Working with systems
Domain 2: Safety and quality
Attribute 2.1: Contribute to and comply with systems to protect patients
This attribute is about supporting and following processes for ensuring patient safety.
You can demonstrate it by:
Medical Protection resources
- taking part in systems of quality assurance and quality improvement
- complying with risk management and clinical governance procedures
providing information for confidential inquiries, significant event reporting
ensuring arrangements are made for the continuing care of the patient where necessary.
Case reports about system errors can help you understand how proper procedures and protocols impact patient safety.
Online learning system PRISM includes modules on systems and processes that can help with the prevention and management of complaints.
Clinical risk self-assessments (CRSAs) and online risk assessment tools allow you to get involved in reviewing practice systems and developing improvement plans alongside your practice team (free to most practices with a group scheme).
On-site group workshop Making your practice safe can help your practice develop a team approach to patient safety culture.
Practical tips to help you plan and prepare for revalidation
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