Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
HSIB recommends that the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health identifies the best practice principles for effective paediatric ward rounds in relation to medicines, and disseminates them to its members.
NHS Digital and NHSX
HSIB recommends that NHS Digital and NHSX promote the organisational requirements for digital clinical safety, including organisations’ responsibilities in terms of safety cases and clinical safety officers, to encompass system functionality and processes.
Care Quality Commission (CQC)
HSIB recommends that the Care Quality Commission (CQC) reviews whether a provider’s assurance of its compliance with the Clinical Risk Management standard specific to electronic prescribing and medicines administration systems in healthcare, can form part of the CQC’s developing regulatory model.
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR)
HSIB recommends that the National Institute for Health Research assesses the priority, feasibility and impact of future research on processes for second checking medication, and considers the most appropriate way of building up the evidence base on this topic.
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
HSIB recommends that the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency works with the manufacturers of electronic prescribing and medicines administration systems to provide guidance on their obligations under the Medical Devices Regulations 2002 (as amended).