Audits and QI Projects
Research/Audit/Quality Improvement/Service Development
What sort of project am I doing?
It is important to be clear about the distinction between research and other types of investigative projects such as audit or service evaluation project. Please follow the below links to determine what kind of project you are undertaking.
What kind of project am I doing
Guidance on data analysis and drawing conclusions is also available. Refer to R&D/G08 This may help investigators to determine what sort of project they are undertaking.
The R&D Unit can only advise on studies classified as research studies.
For audit and service evaluation studies please contact the Clinical Effectiveness Team, yhs-tr.ClinicalEffectivenessTeam@nhs.net
NOTE: ALL investigative projects must be registered in the Trust through the R&D Unit and ALL Clinical Audits & Local Service Evaluations must be registered with the Clinical Effectiveness Team.