Dental - Maintenance
Policy has been reviewed and updated.
The following sections have been added to this policy:
• 5.29 – Fallow time during COVID-19 (link for FGDP fallow time calculator)
• 5.30 – Safe Management of the Care Environment During COVID-19
• 5.31 – Occupational Safety, Prevention and Exposure Management
• Some extra information has been added to section 5.1 (the first two sentences)
An IPC CQC essential audit is available in the Resource Centre and includes the
latest COVID-19 IPC guidance – this needs to be carried out every 6 months.
All references have been reviewed and updated.
This policy details the maintenance procedures for a service to follow. It has been reviewed and the procedure updated to reflect “Hot works” and “Permit to Works” with additional bits of information. There is also reference to working safely, barriers and locking off areas, and a Permit to Work template has also been provided in the Forms section.