Guidance to facilitate safer
design in healthcare.



Design for patient safety


The NPSA’s Design for patient safety initiative was a vital part of improving patient safety. Produced in partnership with The Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design as a part of this initiative this series of illustrated reports were published to provide guidance to facilitate safer design in healthcare.

What we did:

– Art direction
– Design development
– Illustrations
– Image retouching
– Creative artwork



A guide to the graphic design of medication packaging
A guide to the design of electronic infusion devices
A guide to labelling and packaging of injectable medicines