This web page, on the Healthcare Improvement Scotland website, is dedicated to quality improvement and patient safety in dentistry.
Their current campaign, centres around the Dentistry Safety Climate Survey (SCS), a tool that allows teams to measure and better understand the current safety climate within their practice.
The results from the SCS can be used to start a quality improvement planning conversation with your team and it has been used extensively in other primary care settings to help teams understand their practice and where they can make improvements.
The survey measures:
- safety systems
The SCS for dental practice teams opened on Thursday 1 August 2019 and will close on Tuesday 31st March 2020.