Clinical audits and Quality Improvement Projects (QIPs) are words you hear get tossed around a lot once you start working in the NHS, and it's a good idea to know what they mean.
Audit: quality improvement cycle that involves measurement of the effectiveness of healthcare against agreed and proven standards for high quality, and taking action to bring practice in line with these standards so as to improve the quality of care and health outcomes.
Quality improvement: process undertaken to make a patient's experience . . .Want to read more?If you don't have an account, SIGN UP here