Carolyn Canfield discusses Error, Candour and Patient-centered Care

Published on May 18, 2015, the Trent Simulation and Clinical Skills Centre, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust England, interviews Carolyn Canfield on error, disclosure and the new UK statutory Duty of Candour.


Carolyn is an Honorary Lecturer in the Department of Family Practice at the University of British Columbia and received the 2014 Canadian Patient Safety Champion Award from the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and Accreditation Canada. All her efforts, internationally, came after the death of her husband in 2008 from failures in care. We thank her for her time and the sharing of her thoughts.