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Following The Kings Fund recent event on keeping people safer in the health and care system, David Naylor, Senior Consultant in Leadership and Organisational Development, reflects on how the ‘implementation gap’ between theory and practice can be narrowed.

Despite the availability of well-evidenced guidance and the best intentions of health and social care staff, there is still an ‘implementation gap’ between what we want to do to keep patients and service users safe and what actually happens in practice. We need to have a better understanding of what sustains this gap and what we can do to narrow it. Read the full commentary from David Naylor here

In other news from our Leadership and Organisational Development team, we speak to Senior Consultant Matthew Rice about the pressures that clinical leaders are facing, and what is needed to unlock their potential. Read the Q&A here

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