Clinical News

National Oesophago-gastric Cancer Audit: New Dataset and New Data Collection System

Monday, 03 December 2012 10:25

The National Oesophago-gastric Cancer Audit is pleased to announce that the new audit data collection system is now live.

The new data collection system is aligned to the new dataset for patients diagnosed with OG cancer and High Grade Dysplasia from 1 April 2012.

Full details about the new dataset, how to register for the new data collection system and supporting documents are available from the audit website:

How to register for the new system;

  1. Each user must follow the link to https://clinicalaudit.ic.nhs.uk to register for a Single Sign On (SSO) account
  2. Complete the registration form (available from www.ic.nhs.uk/og) with each users details and send to your Caldicott Guardian for approval
  3. Your Caldicott Guardian will need to complete their section then submit to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
  4. Each user will receive an email confirmation once access to the NOGCA system has been granted to your SSO account
  5. Each user can then follow the link https://clinicalaudit.ic.nhs.uk to log into the system using their SSO account details created in Step 1

HQIP to publish 2013/2014 Quality Accounts in December 2012

Wednesday, 21 November 2012 11:56

If you manage a national clinical audit and have not already been contacted by HQIP as part of its scoping exercise, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to ensure your audit is considered for inclusion in the 2013/14 Quality Accounts. The list of national clinical audits to be included in Quality Accounts (QA) 2013/14 will be available to clinical audit professionals at the end of December 2012. Further information is available on the HQIP site.

HQIP improves its online NCA information

Wednesday, 21 November 2012 11:44

A range of improvements to HQIP’s online national clinical audit (NCA) information has just been launched. Both the Quality Accounts resource and NCAPOP publication schedule are updated as part of an ongoing programme to improve the way HQIP shares information with clinical audit colleagues.

National Bowel Cancer Audit Report 2012

Wednesday, 21 November 2012 11:32

About a quarter of bowel cancer patients in England are diagnosed with the disease only after an emergency admission to hospital, new advanced research from a national audit has found. Details extracted from the report can be found on the HQIP website.

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