HEALTHCARE QUALITY ASSURANCE &
AUDITING SOFTWARE AND CONSULTANCY
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.
✔ Monitoring of the decontamination and reprocessing of reusable medical devices in acute hospitals(2018)
✔ Auditing compliance with standards for infection prevention and control in community services (2018)
✔ Assessing you organisations compliance with National Standards for the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections in acute healthcare services (2017)
MEDICAL AUDITS AUDIT PLATFORM:
Complete range of audit tools for monitoring your organisations compliance standards for infection prevention and control in community services (2018)
✔ISO 13485:2016 standards
✔Standards of infection prevention in reprocessing flexible gastrointestinal endoscopes, (Society of Gastroenterology Nurses, 2016)
✔Joint Advisory Group on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (JAG) accreditation standards for endoscopy services, 2015.Relevant JAG standards
✔Decontamination and Reprocessing of Medical Devices for Health-care Facilities (WHO, 2016)
✔Guidance for Application of Standards and Recommended Practices in Primary Care Local Decontamination Units (HSE, Ireland 2016)
✔Multi society guideline on reprocessing flexible gastrointestinal endoscopes, (American Society for Gastrointestinal Surgery, 2011)
✔BSG guidance on decontamination of equipment for gastrointestinal endoscopy : the report of a working party of the British Society of Gastroenterology Endoscopy Committee (British Society of Gastroenterology, 2014)
The HIQA IPC audit software system for acute hospitals includes both the HIQA monitoring tool for auditing compliance with the HIQA National Standards for the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections in acute healthcare services (2017) and also a full detailed audit system which includes all HIQA requirements covered by these standards.
The HIQA audit tool can be used by your own staff to audit your hospitals compliance with the standards and identify both a list of non-compliances and an action plan.
The system is divided into the same categories for Safer Better Care as the HIQA infection prevention standards for ease of use and clarity of areas for improvement.
The clinical team at Medical Audits can also come on site and complete any of these audits for you.
We use our own software and provide you with a detailed report to guide your Infection Control programme and quality improvement plan.
Using our complete HIQA Standards Audit System organisations can assess compliance with each individual measurable element.
Designed for Hospital Managers and Quality Management Teams the Medical Audits HIQA Standards Systems include all the standards and measurable elements from the HIQA National Standards for the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections in acute healthcare services (2017).
Organisations need to monitor and measure their performance using a range of Key Performance
Medical Audits Has a range of audit systems to support your organisations HIQA monitoring and HIQA auditing needs so you can evidence compliance with KPIs such as:-
✔ISO 13485:2016 standards
✔HIQA Surveillance of HCAI requirements
✔HIQA Hand Hygiene Standards Compliance
✔HIQA and HPSC Care Bundle Compliance
✔HIQA Environmental Hygiene standards
✔Health and Safety Legislation
✔HIQA Safe Medication Management
✔Healthcare cleaning standards