In this article, you will learn the 4 Status of the cGMP documents based on ALCOA.
Each company defines and establish their own document states that the document control management must handle for each document or piece of evidence. Examples of the most common document status are:
The status of the cGMP documents determines the access and data integrity controls necessary.
Based on the status of each GMP document, different management controls may apply to them.
These controls include version control, unique numbering control, and copy control of forms and documents based on their status.
The following table show how some companies define the controls for each document based on their status:
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For more information about the Status of the cGMP documents, refer to:
QS Regulation and Guidance • Quality System Regulation and Preamble
Inspection Guide – Pages 8, 15, 21, 22 and 23
Guide to Inspections of Quality Systems [Quality System Inspection Technique (QSIT)]