Tag Archive for Auditing

How Often Should You Conduct Internal Audits?

Q: I’ve found conflicting information on how frequently to perform internal audits. The ISO standards and the Quality System Regulation don’t have any frequency recommendations, but FDA’s Quality System Inspection Technique (QSIT) Guide recommends every 12 months. I’ve been in…


Internal Quality Audits: What to Target

Q: With your experience as an FDA investigator and independent auditor, can you advise me on some specific things to look for when I’m conducting internal quality audits? A: First, make sure all your required Quality System procedures are defined,…