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National Patient Safety Suite

A range of online training courses for healthcare professionals developed by Virtual College in partnership with NHS England.

Minimising avoidable harm, saving lives

The National Patient Safety Suite (NPSS) is developed by Virtual College in partnership with NHS England and has over 350,000 registered users to date.

The suite of online training is currently comprised of 17 e-learning courses, including Safe Use of Insulin. Each course is created in collaboration with subject matter experts and a working group of specialist healthcare professionals to ensure the relevance and quality of the content.

National Patient Safety Suite

How the package works

The suite contains a variety of patient safety courses across areas including paediatrics, mental health, end of life and neonatal care. Pricing is flexible and is based on the number of licences purchased, where 1 licence = 1 course for 1 person. Access is for a 12 month period. Please contact us for further information.

Examples of some of the most popular courses:

  • The Safe Use Of Insulin - An Introduction for Everyone
  • The Safe Use Of Insulin - Administration
  • The Safe Use Of Insulin - Prepare and Prescribe
  • Omitted and Delayed Medicines in Hospitals
  • The Safe Management of Hypoglycaemia
  • An Overview of Medical Terminology

96 percent of learners would recommend to a colleague.

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Does your organisation already subscribe to the suite?

If your organisation is already a subscriber to the NPSS then you can access the training by clicking the button below.

If you are unsure whether your organisation has access, please speak to your training manager.

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Make an enquiry about the suite

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