Reporting a Serious Incident

Serious Incident Reporting To report a serious incident in primary care please use the SKC Serious Incident Notification Form and email it to the CCG Quality Team at si.ekccgs@nhs.net . Patient Safety Incident Reporting All patient safety incidents (clinical and non-clinical) that have been RAG rated Red or Amber should […]

Resources

Please see below a list of resources and templates to assist in your serious investigation Templates: SKC Serious Incident Notification Form SKC 72 Hour Report Template Root Cause Analysis Investigation Template – Comprehensive RCA Template – Concise . Resources: Fishbone Diagram Contributory Factors Classification Framework

What is a Serious Incident

In broad terms, serious incidents are events in health care where the potential for learning is so great, or the consequences to patients, families and carers, staff or organisations are so significant, that they warrant using additional resources to mount a comprehensive response. Serious incidents can extend beyond incidents which […]

Gonorrhoea

Gonorrhoea is at risk of becoming an untreatable disease due to the continuing emergence of antimicrobial resistance Since 2011, the approach in the UK and in other countries has been to recommend the use of dual therapy of injectable ceftriaxone and oral azithromycin. Gonorrhoea has rapidly acquired resistance to new […]

Vasectomy Service

St Richard’s Road Surgery in Deal provides a primary care-based vasectomy service for patients registered with a South Kent Coast GP practice Referrals can be made through the Referral Management Centre run by Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust (KCHFT), via eRS, by email at kchft.minorsurgery@nhs.net or by letter to: Referral Management Centre, Unit J, Concept Court, […]