BMJ Quality & Safety

BMJ Quality & Safety

Improve healthcare quality at your institution

Bestselling medical journal BMJ Quality & Safety is dedicated to the innovation and creative thinking that advances the quality of healthcare and the science of improvement, and it is an international peer-reviewed journal covering the science of improvement across healthcare service and provision.

Content provides a rich mix of news, opinion, debate and research for academicians, clinicians, healthcare managers and policymakers who want to reduce harm while improving patient safety and the quality of care. 

The journal is led by a patient-focused editorial team committed to helping all team members improve their knowledge with the overall goal of improving patient care.


Ranked #12/105 Health Care Sciences & Services &  #6/87 in Health Policy & Services
2022 Journal Citation Reports®, Clarivate Analytics, 2023

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Content highlights

BMJ Quality & Safety aims to contribute actively to the debate about the quality and safety of health care by exploring subjects and ideas (from both routine clinical and managerial practice and research) which concern and inform this debate and focus on real benefits to patients.

Article types include:
•  Original research  •  The problem with…  •  Viewpoint  •  Systematic review  •  Innovations in education  •  Point-Counterpoint  •  Research and reporting methodology  •  …and more!