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VTE: Audit Process

VTE > Quarterly audit process

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VTE Audit Period

Dates and Deadlines

Quarter 3 2023-2024   Audit period: 1st of October 2023 to 15th December 2023  >   Submission deadline: 15th December 2023

Quarter 4 2023-2024   Audit period: 1st of January 2024 to 15th March 2024   >   Submission deadline: 15th March 2024

Quarter 1 2024-2025   Audit period: 1st of April 2024 to 15th June 2024     >   Submission deadline: 15th June 2024

Quarter 2 2024-2025   Audit period: 1st of July 2024 to 15th September 2024  >  Submission deadline: 15th September 2024

Quarter 3 2024-2025   Audit period: 1st of October 2024 to 15th December 2024   >   Submission deadline: 15th March 2024

VTE audit flowchart


Please download the VTE audit flowchart below that explains the VTE audit process and identifies which wards and departments need to take part.

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VTE Audit Forms

Please download the correct excel spreadsheet below.


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Inpatient audit form

For all inpatients.

Maternity audit form - inpatient

Maternity audit form - antenatal clinics

Paediatric audit form

Day case surgery audit form

ICU VTE audit form

Lower limb audit form - ED, minor Injuries and UCC