Our National Audit Programme (NAP)

All national clinical audits managed by ICNARC sit under our ‘National Audit Programme’ umbrella.

Our National Audit Programme:

Creates
  • new audits
  • new audit products (e.g. comparative reports)
Develops
  • current audits (size and scope of data collection)
  • current audit products (how they work and what they cover)
  • ways to speed up data processing
Encourages
  • sharing best practice and learning across our audits
Standardises
  • the way we handle information security
  • the services we provide to our customers
  • the way we define the data collected
  • how we ensure data are as good as they can be
  • our reports (what they cover, their structure and design)
Coordinates
  • our approach to changes in health care policy
  • managing deadlines/pressure points across the team
  • maintaining staffing levels/cover
  • cross-audit working
  • links with other audits and research studies (within ICNARC and externally)

Latest News - Audit

  1. CMP Dataset Quiz

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  2. The revised Process guide for audit staff is now available

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  3. Learn more about the ICNARC Coding Method Update

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