For Health Service Organisations – the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard

The Commission has developed information about assessment to the NSQHS Standards and resources to support implementation of the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard.

Information about assessment to the NSQHS Standards

Implementing the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard is a requirement for all health service organisations assessed against the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards.

Advisory AS18/12: Implementing the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard describes the assessment requirements for Actions 1.23, 1.24, 1.27b, and 1.28a of the National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards (second edition) for health service organisations implementing the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard.

Assessor Video - what you need to know about the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard

The Commission has developed a video for assessors about the requirements for Health Service Organisations. 

Implementation resources

Use these resources to implement and promote the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard. 

Certification and re-certification of colonoscopists

Poster

Fact sheets

Consumer resources

Video: What you need to know before you have a colonoscopy

Video: Interview with an expert - Professor Anne Duggan, Co-chair of the Colonoscopy Topic Working Group.

Referral and reporting templates 

2019
Template, survey or form

2019
Template, survey or form

Indicators

A set of indicators has been developed to assist with local implementation of the Colonoscopy Clinical Care Standard.