This report concludes that children would receive better care if they had 24/7 access to a consultant or equivalent senior doctor. This module is recommended in our Facing the Future service standards.
We are collaborating with NHS England and the Royal College of Nursing to develop a single nationally validated Paediatric Early Warning score and system, (PEWS) for England. The call for a universal PEWS has escalated in recent years by clinicians, coroners, regulators and families. PEWS can ef...
Respiratory paediatricians are clinicians who have detailed knowledge and understanding of the respiratory system in children. Find out more about this sub-specialty and its curriculum.
This framework aims to improve recognising and responding to children at risk of deterioration. A safer system can work in partnership with families and patients, develop a patient safety culture and support ongoing learning.