Clinical Governance in Healthcare

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Clinical governance is a framework through which health service organisations are accountable for ensuring safe and high-quality care. In this lecture, registered nurse Dr Kate Kynoch explains the purpose and essential components of a clinical governance framework.


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Dr Kate Kynoch is a registered nurse with 20 years of critical care nursing, research and evidence synthesis and implementation experience. She is currently the state-wide knowledge translation manager for Mater Health and Director of the Queensland Centre for Evidence Based Nursing and Midwifery: A Joanna Briggs Institute Centre of Excellence. Kate’s research program focuses on improving patient and family experiences in healthcare, patient and family health information needs and patient safety.
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First Published07 August 2023
Updated07 August 2023
07 August 2025
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