Quality/service improvement at SALHN Research

An activity whose primary purpose is to monitor or improve the quality of service delivered by an individual or an organisation is a QA, QI, audit, service design, negligible risk activity, and may not require ethical review by the Southern Adelaide Clinical Human Research Ethics Committee.

For more information on variation to clinical practice and health outcome projects, please refer to the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care - Action 1.28.

All quality / service improvement projects conducted at SALHN are to be registered in the SALHN Quality Library. This tool is available to all SALHN staff for the purpose of recording quality /service projects. To register your project, visit SALHN Research

If you are unsure if your project qualifies as quality / service improvement, please submit a Project Evaluation Form to the Office for Research for consideration.