Don Berwick talks about the AHSNs and PSC being crucial networks to make health care as safe as it can be. He acknowledges that the work is not easy and encourages boldness and courage.
He describes the AHSN/PSCs as one of the “largest patient safety initiatives in the history of the world” and shares the view that the secret of patient safety is learning together.
The latest Mo video follows Mo's journey from hospital to home.
Sometimes, if you have a stay in hospital, your medicines can change. You may be given new medicines to take. This can be a lot to remember, especially if you were already taking medicine.
And by time you are back at home, it can be tricky to remember what you need to take. This is where a pharmacist can help.
The AHSN Network is proud to present a new video showcasing the unique role and wide-ranging impact of England’s 15 Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs). Told in the words of key stakeholders and partners, it sums up in less than 4 minutes how the AHSN Network is enabling the faster spread and adoption of innovation into the NHS in England.
This is a short animation of a selection of our impact from 2016-17.
The Emergency Laparotomy Collaborative is bringing teams from over 30 hospitals together within their Academic Health Science Networks to improve outcomes for patients undergoing emergency general surgery or laparotomy, and save more than 1000 lives.
Almost 150 delegates joined Wessex AHSN's executive, programme and clinical teams at St Mary's Stadium on 13th October to learn how we've been making a difference to people's health and supporting economic growth in the region's health and life science industries during 2014-15. Here's just a small selection of our achievements.