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Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust shortlisted for two Patient Safety Awards


 March 20, 2017

Sherwood Forest Hospitals has been shortlisted for two Patient Safety Awards.

The awards recognise and reward outstanding practice within the NHS and independent healthcare organisations.

The Trust’s sepsis team, which has worked hard to improve safety around sepsis and reduce the number of related deaths to become one of the best performing Trusts in the country for sepsis management, has been shortlisted in the Best Patient Safety Improvement Team category.

The Infection Prevention and Control team has also been shortlisted in the Infection Prevention Control in Patient Safety category for working collaboratively with other areas of the Trust to improve systems and processes to reduce and manage infections, particularly C. diff.

Being a finalist for the awards recognises our staff’s commitment to improving safety and efficiency in healthcare and leading the way in best practice.

The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Tuesday 4 July. The winner will be announced at an awards ceremony on Tuesday 4 July. For more information about the Patient Safety Awards visit their website.