Webinar: Internal Quality and Safety Audit

Join HCI for a complementary live webinar series hosted each month by one of our HCI Quality and Safety Specialists. This webinar series is tailored specifically for Nursing Homes and aims to provide you with key information on a different topic each month.  The webinar consists of a 20 minute presentation followed by an open Q&A.


Internal Quality and Safety Audit

24 June 2021, 10AM – 10.30AM

Internal quality audits are an important tool to promote quality improvement in health and social care organisations. This month, HCI is hosting a webinar to provide nursing homes with an overview of the tools and techniques to support internal auditing. The aim of this webinar is to:

  • Understand the requirements for an effective internal audit process
  • Outline the Internal Audit Process, Planning, Preparation and Methodology
  • Introduction to the tools and techniques to support the application of internal audit practice
  • Understand the reporting requirements of internal audits
  • Utilising the audit findings to improve your Quality and Safety Management System


Oonagh Gilvarry, Chief Technical Officer, HCI

As Chief Technical Officer, Oonagh is responsible for the development of Quality and Safety Management Systems that effectively address organisational regulatory requirements while meeting business needs. Through her evaluation of emerging research, tools and technologies, Oonagh ensures that best-in-market techniques are utilised throughout HCI services.

Oonagh has been central to HCI’s work with regulatory bodies in the development of standards for key health and social care areas. Oonagh has substantial experience in the development and delivery of training programmes in the areas of Infection Prevention and Control, Risk Management, PIC Training for Nursing Homes, Internal Audit and Policy and Procedure Training. She also led out on the HCI Covid-19 Lookback Review Programme last year.

Oonagh has lectured extensively within NUIG and is a qualified ISO Lead Auditor.


To register for the webinar click on the link here.

If you have any queries on the webinar email rosemarie.pollard@hci.care.

Contact HCI

For more information contact info@hci.care or Phone +353 (0)1 6292559.