Care Home with Nursing CQC Management System

A Compliance Management System Designed for Nursing Homes

Nursing Home CQC Compliance Management Policy Template

  • Supports your CQC Compliance under The Care Act 2014 and The Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2015
  • Fully Customised to your care home as required by the CQC
  • Save Time – How long would it take you to create and update 1740+ pages of Care Home care plan management guidance?

CQC Compliant Policies & Procedures for Nursing Homes

The QCS Care Home with Nursing Management System allows those providing social care services in nursing homes to manage their businesses, meet compliance demands and provide consistently high standards of care.

Many agree it is difficult to meet the CQC Fundamental Standards; in a care home with nursing the problems are compounded, especially if you have a working practice where you create your own policies and procedures. The need to maintain nursing capability around the clock is a pre-requisite and the compliance obligation cannot be sidestepped.

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The system enables nursing homes to achieve complete compliance with the CQC’s regulatory requirements. The system is an expertly written and updated online solution backed up by printed resources. The comprehensive system content consists of policies and procedures as well as all necessary forms for assessment and recording. Information is gathered in a systematic way and is QA-ready, that is in the right format for meeting the requirement for Quality Assurance monitoring.

The system helps to overcome some of the key problems relating to providing quality nursing as a service component. The system is supportive, enabling an empowering culture, which is essential for retaining good nurses; it also addresses other issues in this area such as recruitment, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and maintains accountable records of nurses’ professional standards.

The entire system is designed to facilitate the need for on the job training. Reading lists support individual training plans. Nurses may record use and/or reading of the system and where appropriate this may count towards CPD.

Key documents within the care home with nursing system include:

  • Care plans
  • Service user and staff handbooks
  • Forms for:
    • Risk assessments
    • Managing health and safety
    • Medications

The documentation is written by expert practitioners and is practical not theoretical.

The guidelines for nursing practice are kept up to date. Nurses feel confident they are maintaining their competence

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I work in a care home and our activities coordinator documents that people have been doing things that they haven’t done. He also documents things in the morning that aren’t happening until the afternoon. Is this legal or should I be reporting it to someone?

Hi Sheila,  I work in a care home and our activities coordinator documents that people have been doing things that they haven’t done. He also documents things in the morning that aren’t happening until the afternoon. Is this legal or should I be reporting it to someone?

 

  Hi Sheila,   Thank you for your question.   Any written record that details care or support provided to service users from staff must be factual and contemporaneous (e.g. written as close to the...

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Policy Updates

Updated: 19th February 2019

Illegal Drug Misuse in the Service User’s Home Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: NICC104
Updated: 19th February 2019

Consumption of Alcohol Policy and Procedure

Administration Registration & Compliance Region: | Reference: NIAR43
Updated: 19th February 2019

Distribution of Safety Alert Broadcasts, Rapid Response Reporting and Safety Notices Policy and Procedure

Administration Business Operations Region: | Reference: NIAB32
Updated: 19th February 2019

Hazard Reporting Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: NIHS04
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