Overview of Course
Clinical audit involves comparing current practice to evidence based best practice in the form of standards. This quality improvement seeks to improve the patient care and outcomes through systematic review of care, against explicit evidence based criteria and the implementation of change. Topics explored include the following;
- Overview of Clinical Audit in healthcare
- Definition of Clinical Audit
- The steps of the Clinical Audit cycle
- Overview and practical use of tools and techniques for Clinical Audit
Aims of Course
The aim of this course is to provide information to clinicians and managers in methods, theory, and practices of the Clinical Audit process and to empower them to conduct clinical audits with confidence in their chosen clinical area.
On completion of this course you will have the knowledge required to conduct a clinical audit in your workplace. No prior experience is reqired to complete this course.
All nurses, managers and health professionals interested in learning more about Clinical Audit.