Patient safety would be undermined if manslaughter review hampers reflective practice, NHS chief executive saysBMJ 2018; 360 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k1077 (Published 07 March 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k1077
- Tom Moberly
- The BMJ
Improvements to patient safety in the NHS would be undermined if doctors reflected less on their practice in the wake of the Hadiza Bawa-Garba case, the chief executive of NHS England has said.
Simon Stevens said that it would be a “retrograde” step if reflective practice was “diminished” as a result of the review that is underway in the wake of the case.
In February, England’s health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, announced a review …