Clinical governance reviews

Clinical Governance & Risk Management Local Reports 2009/10

The national standards for clinical governance and risk management were first reviewed in 2006 and 2007.

NHS Quality Improvement Scotland (QIS) agreed with the Scottish Government that the national standards would be reviewed every 3 years. The second round of review visitscommenced in May 2009.

Following visits to each NHS board, local reports were published. A national overview published on conclusion of the visits.


Published Date: 3 November 2010


Healthcare Improvement Scotland took over the responsibilities of NHS Quality Improvement Scotland on 1st April 2011.