Posts Tagged ‘Duty of candour’

Doctors central role in new duty of candour

Hospital doctors will play a major part in their organisation’s compliance with the new contractual duty of candour, a defence body says. The Francis Re...

New ‘duty of candour’ to ensure NHS openness

The government wants to introduce a ‘duty of candour’ for healthcare providers to ensure they are open and honest with patients when things go wrong. ...