University Hospitals Bristol Clinical Audit Team,
Trust Headquarters, Marlborough Street, Bristol BS1 3NU.
Note: if you are calling from outside the Trust, dial 0117 34
followed by the extension number as listed above.
Clinical Audit Facilitators should be your first point of call
for practical advice about carrying out clinical audit
projects. Specifically, they will be able to help you to:
- choose and prioritise clinical audit project topics
- clarify the aims and objectives of your project
- write standards to audit against
- use appropriate clinical audit methodology.
And if required they can also help with:
- creating data collection forms
- analysing data
- preparing a PowerPoint presentation of your results
- supporting you to write a clinical audit project report.
The vast majority of audit activity progresses within divisions
and their specialities, although some audits are organised
centrally, e.g. Trust-wide audits, for which Dr Karin Bradley is the
*Where a Clinical Audit project involving specialities within
the Diagnostics & Therapy division fits within the scope of one
of the four clinical divisions (eg an audit of antibiotic use
within surgical patients may be proposed by Pharmacy but relates to
the Division of Surgery, Head & Neck), the audit should be
registered and progressed within the relevant clinical division, as
a multi-professional project, rather than registering under