Key findings from this report:
Among a sample of records analysed, the most common description of the patient safety concern, in 26.6% of records, was that a patient had either tested positive for Covid-19 or was a person under investigation.
Procedural issues with Covid-19 testing represented 13% of records analysed. The results indicate a need to close the loop on critical processes, such as testing, during a public health emergency.
The exposure of patients and staff to individuals with positive Covid-19 test results was identified in 18.2% of records analysed. Results i