Medical Audits - Supporting Ireland’s ‘safer, better, care’ standards

Ensuring Safer Better Care – “Medical Audits supports the Plan Do Check Act Cycle”

HIQA - ‘safer, better, care’ standards

HIQA’s Acting Director of Regulation Mary Dunnion said: “Patients have the right to expect that equipment used as part of their care is clean in the first instance and cleaned after use when it is shared with other patients.”

“Hospital management need to tackle the problems head on by prioritising environmental cleaning and maintenance in patient areas, and by supporting and ensuring staff compliance with hand hygiene training and implementation.”

Medical Audits TS+ auditing system contains all these standards and can help identify elements that need to be targeted and improved to ensure safer better care for Irish patients.

Auditing Care Bundles – Management of Invasive devices

TS+ Intravenous device care bundles are EPIC 3 compliant and designed to ensure you can monitor practice in a standardised way.

Feedback of results is instant – on the auditing devices, on real time digital dashboards and via our web based management and reporting system.

Medical Audits TS+ ensures you can evidence compliance with Ireland’s IV device care bundles and urinary catheter care bundles (HPSC, 2014) as well as National standards for healthcare associated infections (2012) and provide safe and effective use of invasive devices, such as peripheral venous catheters (PVCs) central venous catheters (CVCs) and Urinary Catheters.

Auditing Hand Hygiene in Hospitals

Medical audits TS+ hand hygiene auditing system provides touch screen mobile auditing solution for observation audit of the 5 Moments for hand hygiene.

The system supports the WHO 5 moments concept as well as bare below elbow and technique monitoring.

Supporting Ireland’s national hand hygiene campaign to implement the WHO multi model strategy.

Auditing the Healthcare Environment

Medical Audits TS+ environmental audits include all the standards for monitoring Ireland’s National standards for the Prevention and Control of Healthcare associated infections (HIQA, 2009) and the Safer Better Care standards (HIQA, 2012)”

This includes hospital auditing systems for Linen, Waste, Sharps, Patient equipment, environmental hygiene, cleaning standards, Isolation precautions and so much more.

All our systems are designed and developed specifically for mobile healthcare auditing – This is our specialist field and we have years of clinical experience that ensures we provide systems that meet the unique needs of healthcare. Results are available on the auditing devices for immediate feedback.

Digital dashboards and specifically designed reports provide analysis to enable targeting of training and resources.

Medical Audits supply a range of audits and care bundles that are based on the highest standards of care and the most up to date research – Helping you ensure your teams provide the highest quality care and providing you with the evidence for quality assurance.

Related Auditing Systems from Medical Audits

Our auditing system ensures a full cycle for identifying issues, highlighting areas for improvement, tracking and tracing actions taken and improving systems and processes.

National Standards For The Prevention And Control Of Healthcare Associated Infections

“Medical Audits auditing system meets all the criteria for auditing Ireland’s National standards for the Prevention and Control of Healthcare associated infections (HIQA, 2017) and the Safer Better Care standards (HIQA, 2012)”