The graduate will promote, monitor and maintain health and safety in the clinical setting, understanding how errors can happen in practice, applying the principles of quality assurance, clinical governance, and risk management to medical practice, and understanding responsibilities within the current systems for raising concerns about safety and quality.
Scottish Doctors 3:
3.11 Learning outcomes for the role of the doctor within the health service.
Safety and clinical governance
3.2 Quality and safety improvement
General Medical Practice:
Domain 2 Safety and quality http://www.gmc-uk.org/guidance/good_medical_practice/safety_quality.asp