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systematic review and evaluation of records and other data to determine the quality of the services or products provided in a given situation.
nursing audit see nursing audit.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
a defined procedure used to evaluate the quality of nursing care provided within an agency to its clients.
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nurs·ing au·dit(nŭrs'ing aw'dit)
A method of evaluating nursing practice by reviewing records that document the care provided to patients.
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