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Before you can enter any data using the Webtool, you must first add all wards/teams that data will be collected from.

  • First make sure you are logged in to the Safety Thermometer website to an account with admin access
  • Navigate to the Thermometer home page using the tab at the top of the page



  • Click the ‘Collect Data’ button on the left hand side


  • Click on the ‘Wards’ button


  • If you will be entering data for more than one organisation, please select the organisation from the drop down menu


  • Click on ‘Add Ward/Team’


  • Add the Ward / Team name, Setting and Service into the boxes


  • Click ‘Save’


  • The Ward / Team will now appear for your organisation
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Safety Thermometer User Feedback Survey

The NHS Safety Thermometer has been up and running for more than 8 years! In that time we have collectively surveyed more than 10 milliion patients and created the largest national safety database in the world!

We are always striving for improvement; your feedback is invaluable to us in ensuring we deliver the best possible service to our users. We would be grateful if you could provide some feedback on your use of the NHS Safety Thermometer.

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