Quality Review Process

RCQA reviews are intended to be a collaborative process between the research team and the RCQA auditors.  In order to ensure that communication between the two parties continues throughout the review process, meetings and debriefings are scheduled with the Principal Investigator and research team for every review conducted.

For details on the Quality Review process, please see link below:
Flowchart of the RCQA Quality Review process  (.pdf file download)


For an overview of the documents reviewed during a Quality Review, please see link below:
Categories Reviewed During an RCQA Quality Review (.pdf file download)


Standards Used for Quality Reviews - Regulations, Guidelines and Policies

RCQA reviews are conducted to assess the research teams' level of adherence to the following, as applicable