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vrijdag 2 maart 2018

RCOA: RCoA welcomes additional focus on patient safety

RCoA welcomes additional focus on patient safety

Responding to the publication of the Department of Health and Social Care report on reducing medication-related harm, Dr Liam Brennan, President of the Royal College of Anaesthetists said:

"While many medication-related errors relate to the prescription and dispensing of drugs, we acknowledge that errors can sometimes occur in the administration of anaesthesia.

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Election to the RCoA Welsh Board Results 2018

Voting for the vacancies to the RCoA Welsh Board closed on 1 March 2018 at 17.00.

I am pleased to announce that the following candidate was elected to the consultant board position for Aneurin Bevan University Health Board:

  • Dr Jane Tanaka, Royal Gwent Hospital

The full results of the election can be found here.

Elector turnout was an impressive 60.6% and the ballot process was managed on behalf of the College by Simply Voting.

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