MPS clinical risk programme manager Julie Price discusses how to build a patient safety culture in primary care
Everyone can think of a successful team: whether it be rugby, football, or cricket. But what characteristics do successful teams have to make them a winning combination?
How does good team-working translate into general practice? It is striving together for high quality and a safe service. Quality starts with safety – let us not forget the Hippocratic principle: “First, do no harm”. How do you achieve this? Your practice may have fantastic individuals, but to meet these aims you must have a team safety culture.