|Title:||Monitoring of External Reviews Policy|
|Document ID:||Mandatory Policy MP 0009/16|
|Date of issue:||Friday, 1 July 2016|
The overall management of the WA health system is the responsibility of the Department Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The functions of the Department CEO include overseeing, monitoring and promoting improvements in the safety and quality of health services provided by HSP's.
This policy supports the Department CEO in fulfilling those functions by requiring HSP's to report on External Reviews conducted by oversighting bodies or commissioned as a result of a Ministerial Inquiry.
The Principle of the Policy is to ensure that:
|Legal requirements:||Health Services Act 2016
|Applicable to:||This policy applies to Health Service Providers|
|Framework:||Risk, Compliance and Audit Policy Framework|
|Period of effect:||from 1 July 2016 to 1 July 2021|
|Review date:||1 July 2019|
|Authorised by:||Dr D.J. Russell-Weisz, Director General, Department of Health WA, 17-Jun-2016|
This circular last updated: Thursday, 30 June 2016 at 1:26pm