Tim McEvoy

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University’s report confirms NHS failure

Last month a study released by academics here at the University of York showed the National Health Service grossly under-reports incidents that harm patient safety. Their research indicates that almost a third of admissions resulted in a “patient safety incident” and, shockingly, only 5% of the incidents that resulted in harm to a patient were picked up by the NHS’s voluntary reporting system