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Clinical governance

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Clinical Governance Standard - Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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Governance, leadership and culture
   Governance, leadership and culture  
   Organisational leadership
   Clinical leadership

Patient safety and quality systems
   Policies and procedures
   Measurement and quality improvement
   Risk management
   Incident management systems and open disclosure
   Feedback and complaints management
   Diversity and high-risk groups
   Healthcare records

Clinical performance and effectiveness
   Safety and quality training
   Performance management
   Credentialing and scope of clinical practice
   Safety and quality roles and responsibilities
   Evidence-based care
   Variation in clinical practice and health outcomes
Safe environment for the delivery of care