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policy 0001 : Policy Development, Review and Approval

Medical Center Policies promote professionalism and accountability; consistency in clinical practices or administrative processes; and compliance with applicable regulations, statutes, and recognized evidence-based practices. Medical Center Policies are applicable across the organization. Medical Center departments, areas, units or services may also develop local policies to promote consistency in clinical practices or administrative processes within the department. Departmental Policies are only applicable on the Department level. This policy sets forth standards for the development, review and approval of Medical Center and Departmental Policies.

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  1. effective date:

    June 1, 2018
  2. related or referenced content:

    Supersedes (previous policy): MCP 0002 "Departmental Policy Development, Review and Approval."

  3. signature(s):

    Pamela M. Sutton-Wallace, CEO, UVA Medical Center