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16.12.2019 | By Paul Simpson

3rd National Patient Safety Alert – batteries

Posted in News

The third National Patient Safety Alert to which BATOD contributed, through immediate Past President Stuart Whyte, entitled ‘Risk of harm to babies and children from coin/button batteries in hearing aids and other hearing devices’ can be accessed via the following link https://improvement.nhs.uk/news-alerts/risk-of-harm-to-babies-and-children-from-coin-button-batteries-in-hearing-aids/

The alert is issued to all NHS organisations via the Central Alerting System (CAS) but please we are asked to feel free to also communicate via our networks and communication systems; meetings, newsletters, tweets, websites etc.