National Standard Medication Chart - National audit technical report 2018
This report outlines the findings and recommendations of the National Standard Medication Chart (NSMC) national audit 2018. Where appropriate, the report also references previous audits of the National Inpatient Medication Chart (NIMC).
We aim to provide documents in an accessible format. If you're having problems using a document with your accessibility tools, please contact us for help.
The 2018 national audit report is focused on compliance with NSMC safety features and best practice indicators. The NSMC audit report aims to:
- Determine compliance with the NSMC safety features in hospitals
- Identify if there are specific aspects of the NSMC or the audit process that might require modification
- Identify other medication safety considerations for the Commission’s HSMEAG.
There is also a summary report available: