This Toolkit has been developed as a guide for researchers working in independent hospices settings to support development of a research governance infrastructure and facilitate the research engagement of independent organisations.
You or your organisation have been approached to participate in a study
A staff member has a possible project idea to improve patient care / service
Ensure staff have the appropriate skills to contribute to the study
To ensure it is feasible to undertake the study within your organisation balanced with the demands of the clinical workload
To ensure appropriate clinical oversight (PI) and to ensure the study is run safely by staff who understand all aspects of the study
Remember this is to safeguard the public and to ensure the study is run safely by staff who understand all aspects of the research
Last Updated 23/10/2015