Domiciliary Care Mental Health
A new policy and procedure in the event of a sudden or unexpected death. This policy should be read alongside the Resuscitation Policy and Verification of Death Policy.
Updated document to reflect changes to Royal Marsden edition. This policy has been reviewed to comply with the new QCS format. This update may reflect a change in reference code for residential clients; if you previously had reference code CC06, it is now CC05. It is a new policy for our community clients.
Reviewed policy to reflect changes in industry best practice.
No new changes to policy, minor additions to content for Community clients.Residential clients did not previously have access to this policy, it is a new
addition to their system.
This review has been undertaken with additional information and references. Links have also been provided to clarify the legal stance and business reasons for training.
This is a new policy. The policy covers the giving of references both once a member of staff has left and during employment when other types of references may be required e.g. financial, etc.
A new policy to ensure that the Service understands the risk to Service Users and staff during hot weather and is able to take steps to reduce those risks.
Content reviewed and policy updated to the new QCS policy format.
A policy to clarify how providers must meet the expectations of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 when personal care is given in the absence of capacity to consent to it.