Clinical Governance - GP
The policy has been thoroughly updated and includes detail on the five step process of risk assessment and more health specific as well as generic examples of hazards to be considered when assessing risks.
This policy has changed in line with new format and is more user friendly. New training requirements have been added to the procedure.
More information has been added about what the policy is and how to undertake an audit. This was an annual review of the policy but also included updating to reflect the new format.
This document has been updated to reflect new Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) legislation introduced in October 2015. There is now a legal duty to notify the Police of FGM.
This policy and procedure has been updated with new RIDDOR reporting requirements.