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Factors influencing the sustainability and spread of a safety quality improvement programme

Consensus Framework for Classifying and Reviewing Cardiac Arrests Within the PICU

Paediatrics 2040 - A vision for the future of paediatrics in the UK from the RCPCH

Why do healthcare professionals fail to escalate as per the early warning system (EWS) protocol?

WHO - Third draft Global Patient Safety Action Plan 2021-2030

PIPSQC is pleased to share the WHO has published the third draft of the Global Patient Safety Action Plan 2021-2030. The WHO Patient Safety Flagship is welcoming any final comments on the third draft, available at:

Please submit your feedback by 15 February 2021 to Dr. Neelam Dhingra at: dhingran@who.int [...]


Electronic early warning system introduced by Alder Hey Children's reduced unplanned admissions to critical care

PIPSQC is pleased to highlight this year's HFMA 'Value and Innovation Award' Winner: Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust. An electronic early warning system introduced by Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust reduced unplanned admissions to critical care, following in-hospital deterioration, by 32% in the first year and reduced costs.

For more information, please visit:
HFMA Awards 2020 - "Early Warning Success" (Page 6) [...]

Characterising the types of paediatric adverse events detected by the global trigger tool - CareTrack Kids

Pediatric Resuscitation Quality Collaborative (pediRES-Q) - The Resuscitation QI Bundle

PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the work of the Pediatric Resuscitation Quality Collaborative (pediRES-Q) and their Resuscitation QI Bundle.

Because of the high mortality of cardiac arrest, a number of the clinical teams at various hospitals have created and implemented a resuscitation quality improvement (QI) program based on evidence-based guidelines. The QI Bundle is comprised of 6 Components: [...]


Cause-specific child and adolescent mortality in the UK and EU15+ countries