Credentialing and Defining the Scope of Clinical Practice Policy

Applicable to: This policy is applicable to Health Service Providers employing or engaging staff who undertake clinical practice.

Description: The purpose of this policy is to ensure health professionals are credentialed and have a defined scope of clinical practice to support safe and high quality health care within the Western Australian public health system.

The policy is a mandatory requirement for Health service Providers under the Clinical Governance, Safety and Quality Policy Framework pursuant to section 26(2)(a)(c)(d)(l) of the Health Services Act 2016.

Date of effect: 10 October 2018

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