Critical Assessment On The Policies And Models Of Clinical

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CRITICAL APPARAISAL ON THE POLICIES AND MODELS OF CLINICAL GOVERANCE CONTENTS PAGE NO INTRODUCTION 3 POLICIES OF CLINICAL GOVERANCE 3 MODELS OF CLINICAL GOVERANCE 4 CONCLUSION 4 REFERENCES 5 INTRODUCTION Clinical governance became important in health care after the Bristol heart scandal 1995 and it is a systemic approach to maintaining and improving the quality of patient care within a health system. Clinical governance is mainly defined as ‘‘A frame work through which NHS organisations are accountable for continually improving the quality of their services and safeguarding high standards of care by creating an environment in which excellence in clinical care will flourish.’’ As per the Scally and Donaldson in 1998. DESCRIPTION This include the description of the models and policies which relating to the clinical governance. POLICIES OF CLINICAL GOVERNANCE Quality in the NEW NHS Quality in the new NHS was published (Department of Health, 1998). It sets out in more detail about the framework for quality improvement and fair access in the NHS and the main elements are clear national standards for service and treatments, through National service frameworks and a new
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