Professional judgement and risk: process or outcome?

Alaszewski, A.M. (2000) Professional judgement and risk: process or outcome? Community Care Collaboration . pp. 2-3. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

In the wake of the Bristol disater the Government proposes to make Chief Executives of NHS Trusts accountable to Parliament for the quality of decisions made by doctors, nurses and other health professionals through the process of clinical governance. However, the precise nature and meaning of clinical governance not only failed to define it but placed it alongside professional self-regulation without specifying how and in what ways the two processes were linked.

Item Type: Article
Additional information: NHS Executive Northern and Yorkshire, R&D Portfolio Programme at the Nuffield Institute for Health
Uncontrolled keywords: clinical governance, health professionals, risk,
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Tony Rees
Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2010 09:57
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2010 09:57
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/25504 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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