When you choose Medical Audits technology systems you will triple your auditing capacity, drive improvements in compliance and provide safer, better patient care
Robust leadership in infection prevention and control is essential for effective decision-making, efficient use of resources and ensuring the provision of high quality, safe, effecitve, person-centred care (HIS, 2015)
Medical Audits provide advice, support, training, consultancy and auditing services to Acute hospitals, Nursing homes, Hospices, Residential care settings and other Healthcare providers so they can continue to provide and maintain a safe environment for their clients and residents during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Every year over 300,000 patients in England acquire a healthcare associated infection whilstin hospital. These infections cost the NHS more than £1 billion a year
Medical Audits have the knowledge and skills to provide key services including Infection Prevention and COVID-19 training and HIQA Infection Prevention standards audits to Nursing Home, Care home and healthcare providers
so they can do all in their power to reduce risks of spread of infections.
Dedicating necessary staff, financial and information technology resources is essential in order to ensure antimicrobial stewardship programmes can be implemented and embedded into prescribing practice.
Medical Audits TS+ Antimicrobial Stewardship bundle provides the technology to implement
Antibiotic Stewardship Programmes
Appointing an individual staff member responsible for program outcomes and with overall responsibility for implementing the Antimicrobial stewardship programme
has been shown to be most effective.
Medical Audits TS+ Antimicrobial Stewardship bundle enables both Trust and Individual accountability with real time tracking of non compliances
Appointing a single pharmacist leader responsible for working to improve antibiotic use.
Using Medical Audits TS+ Start Smart Audit Tool will provide real data on prescribing practice to assist with targeting actions to improve antibiotic use
Implementing at least one recommended action, such as “antibiotic time out” or “Focus” after 48 hours
Medical Audits Antibiotic Focus audit tool ensures standardised practices across your organisation helping you monitor compliance with antibiotic time out and Focus to ensure the correct antibiotic for the correct patient consistently.
Monitoring antibiotic prescribing and resistance patterns
Medical Audits provide a suite of audit tools designed for mobile auditing that enable monitoring of compliance with prescribing practice and provision of immediate feedback in the clinical area
Regular reporting information on antibiotic use and resistance to doctors, nurses and relevant staff
With TS+ Start Smart and Focus and Antibiotic Surveillance systems you can report usage information in real time – during the auditing process
Educating clinicians about resistance and optimal prescribing
Using our Mobile, data capture system to collect prescribing practice data and to provide detailed feedback to Clinicians on prescribing practices
Using Medical Audits TS+ auditing system for antimicrobial stewardship will help
you monitor compliance with your antibiotic prescribing policy and evidence compliance
for clinical governance assurance
As with all Medical Audits’ systems, the data is available in real time on the audit
devices AND on up to the minute digital dashboards, providing staff with feedback
as soon as the audit is completed.