Listen to Dr Jenny Vaughan’s talk at the Intensive Care Society State of the Art conference SOA 2019. In this podcast Jenny explores the increasing criminalisation of healthcare and the impact on patient safety.
Dr Jenny Vaughan, our Law and Policy Officer gave a talk at ICS SOA 2018 entitled ‘Criminalisation of Healthcare. Does it improve patient safety?’. Jenny discussed the history of gross negligence manslaughter in the UK, case law, and revisited the case of Dr Bawa-Garba. You can now listen to Jenny’s full speech as a podcast on the ICS site, including advice on how doctors can avoid litigation.