Health Education England
HSIB recommends that Health Education England works with appropriate professional bodies to develop and implement a strategy for supporting the education and training of clinical practitioners that can facilitate the development of decision-making skills. This strategy should consider the use of innovative approaches such as simulation and immersive learning.
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
HSIB recommends that the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence reviews the findings of this investigation in relation to its guidance NG158, ‘Venous thromboembolic diseases: diagnosis, management and thrombophilia testing’, and updates the guidance if required.
Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM)
HSIB recommends that the Royal College of Emergency Medicine promotes best practice around diagnostic decision making with respect to patients with potential symptoms and signs of pulmonary embolism.