PEPs - Clinical Quality and Evidence

Introduction

Course contents

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The course consists of 5 modules:


Clinical Quality

The importance of quality in clinical care and your role in ensuring quality is maintained


Evidence

How evidence is used to determine clinical guidelines and best practice and how to rank and interpret different kinds of evidence


Audit

How audits are used to collect evidence in the workplace, determining which data to collect and how and the role of the Audit cycle


Quality Improvement

Bringing together evidence gained from audit to devise and implement service improvements


Clinical Governance  

The role of management and staff in monitoring and improving care and what happens when governance fails.