Policy Number


Patient Safety Incident Management - Policy - NSHA AD-QR-015


This policy is part of Nova Scotia Health’s system to address Patient Safety Incidents, including Disclosure of Patient Safety Incidents - Policy - NSHA AD-QR-010 and Quality Review - Policy - NSHA AD-QR-005.

The purpose of this policy and its accompanying procedure is to provide direction for Nova Scotia Health Team Members regarding Patient Safety Incident Management. This policy is intended to promote Patient safety by detailing how Team Members learn from Patient Safety Incidents to make systemic improvements in the provision of health care services.

Related Documents

Disclosure of Patient Safety Incidents - Policy - NSHA-AD-QR-010
Patient Safety Incident Management - Procedure - NSHA AD-QR-015.01
Quality Review - Policy - NSHA AD-QR-005