Department of Engineering

Healthcare Engineering

Healthcare Engineering

The Healthcare Engineering group seeks to embed a systems engineering culture in the UK Health Service and its suppliers. Specific aims for the group are to improve patient safety by:

  • becoming a focus of patient safety research in the UK
  • developing models of good design practice for healthcare practitioners, providers and suppliers
  • embedding such good practice in the UK Health Service and its suppliers

More details are available on the Engineering Design Centre website.