Mandatory for health service organisations conducting clinical trials, including:
Public & private hospitals
Day procedure services
Public dental services
ACHS will work with you throughout the assessment process in two stages
First three-year accreditation cycle
• Allow time for you to implement the Governance Framework
• Assessed against a maturity scale: Initial systems, Growing systems, Established systems
Beyond the first three-year accreditation cycle
• Transition fully to the assessment of your clinical trial services under the Australian Health Service Safety and Quality Accreditation Scheme
• Assessed as either having met or not met the actions within the NSQHS Standards Clinical Governance Standard and Partnering with Consumers Standard (as provided in the Governance Framework)
Next Steps >
If your health service organisation conducts clinical trials and your organisation is an ACHS Member, please contact your Customer Services Manager to discuss when your health service will be assessed to the National Clinical Trials Governance Framework and what information you will need to provide in relation to the clinical trials being conducted by your health service.
If your health service organisation is not an ACHS member and requires assessment to the National Clinical Trials Governance Framework contact us now to find out how ACHS can assist, please fill in the form or call 02 9281 9955.