REDCap is a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases.

About REDCap

Research data and metadata must be collected, stored, retained, used and disposed of in a manner that protect the rights, safety, and well-being of the research participants and the wider community, maintains data security and integrity, and is in accordance with all applicable requirements - Using REDCap can help meet these data requirements

For guidance on use of REDCap at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, technical support, additional resources, compliance issues and examples of text to include in ethics, governance and grant applications visit the Use of REDCap at the Royal Melbourne Hospital webpage.

Impact of COVID-19 on training

In line with our response to the COVID-19 situation, including the requirement to implement social distancing measures to the greatest extent possible, the following changes to the REDCap Support Group sessions have been implemented until further notice:

  • face-to-face training sessions have been suspended
  • refer to the REDCap FAQ sheet for basic information on getting started
  • join our REDCap group on Workplace to ask questions and for support

Access REDCap

For RMH staff, click the button below to request access to REDCap.

Request a REDCap login

Refer to the Office for Research REDCap FAQ sheet for further information about the system and getting started.

For updates on how COVID-19 impacts research at RMH visit the Office for Research COVID-19 webpage.


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