Public Sector Event

Clinical Audit Masterclass

Venue: Hallam Conference Centre
44 Hallam Street

Date: 5 Feb 2014

Synopsis: This clinical audit masterclass is a one day course that provides delegates with a full understanding of the clinical audit process and includes information and advice on how to carry out clinical audit to an advanced level.

Clinical audit currently has a high profile in the healthcare sector and links into many initiatives and work programmes, including: Quality Accounts, QIPP, CQUINs, NHSLA requirements, etc. From 2012 all clinicians must undertake and report on personal clinical audit projects for Revalidation. Previous studies have shown that clinical audit projects often fall short of their potential and this course teaches learners best practice in clinical audit and enables attendees to gain a nationally recognised qualification. Who should attend? Clinical audit is relevant to all healthcare professionals and is now part of the contracts of employment for many staff. Clinical audit masterclass is suitable for anyone who has a basic understanding of the clinical audit process and who wants to learn more. The training will also be of value to healthcare managers and professionals who have a lead role in implementing high quality clinical audit within their organisation. Course content: •Audit definitions and exploring the difference between clinical audit and research •A short review of the history of clinical audit in the UK •An in depth look at the clinical audit process •Examples of successful clinical audit projects •Critiquing clinical audit projects and how to write a good audit report •Details of latest national developments in clinical audit •Tops tips and signposting to other resources The course is delivered in London by Stephen Ashmore and Tracy Ruthven who collectively have over 30 years experience working in clinical audit, plus nationally recognised teaching qualifications. The workshop is highly interactive, practical and good fun. Learners benefit from sharing their personal experiences of audit with their peers, and to date over 98% of attendees have recommended the course to others.


Kerry Tarrant Tel: 01932 429933 Fax: 020 8181 6491