FREP Quality Assurance Framework - Overview Date: Feb 23, 2005 Thomas Chen
FREP QAF • Concept of QAF • Quality Assurance Criteria • QA models • “Looking forward”
FREP QAF Information needs and decision-making Quality assurance requirement More than just a concept Benefits of QA Scientific validity Public accountability Good data for long-term and comparative researches/studies Value-for-Money QAF
FREP QA Criteria • Timeliness • Accuracy • Consistency • Accessibility • Interpretability • Value forMoney • Fairness and Equity Please refer to FREP Quality Assurance Criteria sheet
QA Models • Please refer to the “Model” page in the back.
Tasks Continuous Improvement Other jurisdictions (best practices) Expert consultation and feedback Deliverables Draft version 2 to QA working group Draft of QAF (April 1) Draft Quality Control Protocols (April 29) “Looking Ahead”