To develop a web-based self-assessment tool for use by healthcare organisations to assess themselves against Healthcare Standards. It will be used by Healthcare Inspectorates as part of their processes for assessing the quality, safety and effectiveness of healthcare providers and commissioners. The standards can be found at: [url removed, login to view] /qualitystandardsandsafety/healthcare_standards_wales/?lang=en The web-based tool will allow assessment against the 32 healthcare standards. The tool will include the facility for organisations to list and electronically upload/attach related core evidence against each standard and comments on the evidence. The development is to be completed within a 6 week time-scale, to allow the piloting of the tool from November onwards. The estimated start date is the start of October 2006.