Dental - Safeguarding
Policy converted into the new QCS format. Review of current legislation and industry best practice. Additional material provided to ensure policy remains compliant and in line with dental requirements.
This policy has been amended to convert it into the new policy format. The policy now also refers to the DBS Policy and Procedure as well as including the current rehabilitation periods for convictions.
New policy to include specific details on types and indicators of abuse including dental neglect and how to respond. Emphasis is on the need to understand child protection procedures within a dental practice.
The policy has been clarified and amended to highlight the main risks to human rights It addresses these by emphasising the need to consider the human rights of people who use services. The references to a significant number of KLOEs emphasise the impact human rights have on the delivery of high-quality treatment. The policy title has been amended to highlight the importance of promoting equality for the people who use services.
Policy to ensure compliance with the Prevent duty