Two learning systems for COVID-19 responses

Emerging practice examples where staff found ways to provide compassionate care and overcome communication barriers, and how health and social care services can adapt rapidly.

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Bringing together expertise, knowledge and best practice

Discover how we’ve been working with health and care providers to design and deliver better services for people in Scotland.

Improvement programmes

The ihub runs a number of national programmes focused on supporting our health, social care and housing partners to deliver improved health and wellbeing outcomes for people in Scotland.

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Improvement resources

The ihub produces a range of toolkits and resources, in collaboration with partners, to help improve health and social care delivery in Scotland. You can find out more by browsing and filtering in the improvement resources section.

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The Scottish Patient Safety Programme

Scottish Patient Safety Programme

The Scottish Patient Safety Programme (SPSP), part of the ihub, is a unique national initiative that aims to improve the safety and reliability of healthcare and reduce harm, whenever care is delivered.

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Act now for safe and respectful childbirth on World Patient Safety Day

Read about the World Patient Safety Day on 17 September 2021. The World Health Organisation (WHO) is urging all stakeholders to 'Act now for safe and respectful childbirth!'.

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