Our impact: archive

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Never events should be learned from alongside all patient incidents

28 February 2017

Distinguishing never events from other patient safety incidents is misleading and potentially harmful, says MDU

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Fixed recoverable costs should be extended to all claims, says MDU

28 February 2017

The MDU has submitted evidence to Lord Justice Jackson's review of fixed recoverable costs.

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Culture change is needed for openness and transparency in investigations

28 February 2017

A DOH consultation on safe spaces for healthcare staff recognises that staff need to know they will be supported, not blamed.

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2017 changes to doctors' FTP history on GMC register

The GMC has announced changes to public disclosure of a doctor's FTP history.

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Reducing impact of FTP procedures

The MDU is working with the GMC to reduce the impact of FTP on doctors.

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MDU responds to GMC proposals to expand information about doctors on register

The MDU has responded to a GMC consultation on increasing information available on its medical register.

The MDU sets out legal reforms for new government

The MDU sets out legal reforms for new government

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Scottish no-blame redress payments

The MDU has advised on a public consultation by the Scottish Government proposing a 'no-blame' redress scheme.