clinical risk management


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clinical risk management

A generic term for the processes that an organisation has in place to identify potential risks to the health and safety of patients (e.g., maternity patients) and reduce those risks through staff training and education.
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Graham Spearing,director of clinical risk management at the trust, said:``While we are delighted at our achievement, we cannot rest on our laurels.
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