Debbie Wyburd, Executive Director, Clinical Governance
The role of Clinical Governance is to promote and support patient safety and quality of services. The Clinical Governance team works collaboratively with other staff to analyse, maintain and improve patient safety and quality systems across the District. Clinical Governance provides support for effective identification, investigation, management, monitoring and reporting of clinical safety risks and adverse patient events. Another important function of Clinical Governance is to oversee incident-reporting, complaints handling systems and concerns/complaints regarding clinicians. The Clinical Governance team works with and supports clinical staff to ensure rigorous review and audit of patient outcomes with effective uptake of safety initiatives. Clinical Governance provides support and facilitation for quality improvement activities to improve the services that are provided to patients, families and the community.
Friday, 26 October 2018 3:37:28 PM