"Attending the Congress is a fundamental part of my team’s development and helps them keep connected with innovation and healthcare more widely."
Dr Caroline Johnson, Deputy Director of Governance and Patient Safety at York & Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS FT
The leading annual meeting for those at the forefront of safety, quality and clinical excellence
The Patient Safety Congress and Awards is the largest focused healthcare safety and quality event in the UK. Now in its 17th year, join 1000+ NHS and independent healthcare leaders, managers, clinicians, patient representatives and the centre who share the goal of transforming patient safety across the system.
Across 2 days and 11 content streams, the 2024 agenda tackles the challenges of safety in today’s pressurised operating environment and highlights pockets of innovation, offering a practical toolkit for leaders, managers and front-line clinicians to manage safety and drive improvement. With dynamic and honest discussions throughout, join us and explore how both Safety 1 and Safety 2 approaches are contributing to reduce avoidable harm and improving the quality of patient care across the system.
Our audience always bring tangible solutions back to their organisations, with 89% of 2022 and 2023 attendees saying that their objectives were met.
NEW for 2024:
Greater focus on successful, innovative patient safety initiatives with evaluated outcomes to provide you with practical takeaways to bring back to your organisation
An improved on-site experience, including more interactive formats, smaller group learning sessions and collaboration zone in the exhibition area
Dedicated space for leaders from NHS Trusts, ICBs and ICPs to collaborate on'Leading on patient safety in a changing world'