Whistleblowing guidance for health and social care published
The Whistleblowing Helpline’s new publication Raising Concerns at Work: Whistleblowing Guidance for Workers and Employers in Health and Social Care, is now available to download.
Key sections in the guidance include:
- the importance of whistleblowing as an early warning system of problems, which research shows is often ignored
- an outline of the legislation – the Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998
- a flowchart of the whistleblowing process
- top tips for workers who wish to raise concerns, and sources of advice and support for them
- top tips for operational managers to respond positively when staff raise concerns
- case studies of good practice, frequently asked questions, and further information and links.
To download the guidance click here.