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SOPs and Guidance

Guidance Documents

This page contains the index of guidance documents issued by the York Foundation Trust R&D Unit. They should all be used online, not in printed form. Always check that you are using the most recent version of any guidance document.

These documents are intended to provide background and supplemental information to support R&D Unit Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and to give advice to researchers on particular topics.  In the event of conflict between the contents of a guidance document and a SOP the SOP should always prevail.

Guidance Documents are controlled by Sarah Sheath 

Title Number Version Issued
Insurance and Indemnity R&D/G01 4.0 22nd July 2019
Site Selection and Feasibility Assessment for Trust Sponsored Studies R&D/G03 2.0 10th October 2023
Classifying Investigative Projects R&D/G04 10.0 13th February 2024
Conflicts of Interest in Research R&D/G06 4.0 3rd January 2024
Excess Treatment Costs Guidance for YTHFT R&D/G07 2.0 14th February 2024
Audit, Service Improvement and Research: Guidance on data analysis and drawing R&D/G08 4.0 10th October 2023
Site Selection Feasibility Checklist (Trust Sponsored Studies) R&D/GT01 2.0 10th October 2023

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