Early Years - Children under 8?
First Aid Policy and Procedure
Policy re-written in the new QCS Policy format, more detail included on first aid qualifications and the responsibilities of the service.
Clinical Procedures Policy and Procedure
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.
Fire Safety Policy and Procedure
Reviewed policy to reflect changes in industry best practice.
Health and Safety Training Policy and Procedure
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.
Sex and Sexuality Policy and Procedure
Expanded the policy to ‘personal relationships’, updated policy content including additions of information, and reporting to the police (explicit). Please note: If your system previously contained this policy under reference code CR32 or CR31, it has been changed to CR20.
Room Call Policy and Procedure
A review of the existing room call system policy. Some elaboration in areas and reference to Medical device regulations added.
Supporting Independence in Personal Care Policy and Procedure
The policy has been updated 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. Updated to the new QCS policy format.
Mental Health Act 1983 and Regulations 2008 Policy and Procedure
The policy has been reviewed to comply with the new QCS format, and legal references have been updated.
Appearance Policy and Procedure
The policy has been converted to the new policy format. The policy references the Infection Control Policy and Procedure and governs the interaction between the two policies.
Flooding Policy and Procedure
Policy updated into the new format and additional information added, including hyperlinks to key agencies on flood measures. This is an updated policy for residential services and a new addition for community services.