REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
2017/18 RCEM national clinical audits
Fractured Neck of Femur
Pain in Children
All topics are on the Quality Accounts 2017/2018 list and are felt to
pose challenges for Emergency Departments at present. By conducting these clinical
audits, RCEM hopes to support effective local and national quality improvement. All Emergency Departments are urged to participate and focus on how care can be
improved in these areas.
How to register
NHS Trusts wishing to participate in any of the 2017/2018 Audits should complete and return this registration form as soon as possible. This form must be accompanied by a copy of the purchase order for the correct fee.
Completed registration forms should be returned to email@example.com.
Fees for participation in 2017/2018 audits are
charged according to the total number of audits your Trust has registered for.
Please see the fee scale in the registration form for details.
Data entry is open from 1 August 2017 until 31 January 2018. The audit website address is rcem.l2s2.com
. Please note that you will have to 'start' the audit by ticking to agree the T&Cs before you are able to start entering data. Once you have entered a record, you only need to save that particular case. All data will be automatically submitted on 31 Jan 2018.
Detailed guidance about using the audit website can be found in the RCEM Audits 2017-18 user guide
The national reports, ED reports and presentations will be published in the Spring of 2018.
It is important for the College to maintain contact details for Consultants and administrators responsible for audit in their Departments in order to keep them informed of audit developments. Please notify the College administrator
of any changes to your contact details (see details below).
Should you have any questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or telephone 020 7400 6108.
2016-17 Clinical Audits
Severe sepsis and septic shock
NCAPOP and Audit Resources
Urgent and Emergency Care Clinical Audit Toolkit
A learning tool to support the quality of urgent and emergency care services for patients was launched on 30th March 2011 by the Royal College of General Practitioners. Go to the Audit Guidance page for more information and to download the toolkit.
National Care of the Dying Audit for Hospitals in England
For the first time, a survey of bereaved relatives' views has been performed alongside organisational and clinical audit elements, as part of a national audit of care of the dying. The audit was delivered by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) in collaboration with the Marie Curie Palliative Care Institute Liverpool. The full national audit report and an executive summary can be downloaded from the RCP website.
The Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) manages and develops the National Clinical Audit and Patient Outcomes Programme (NCAPOP). In addition HQIP is developing guidance and resources to assist local clinical audit programmes. See more here