Policy updated to remove reference to the changes to the Mental Capacity (Amendments) Act 2019 which will now not come into force until October 2021. References have been reviewed and updated.
Patient survey to be used to carry out as a self-assessment of Well-Led within the Practice.
Staff survey to be used to carry out as a self-assessment of ‘Well Led’ within the practice.
This policy has been updated to offer further guidance on holidays during furlough. The policy outlines the steps to be taken in making, accepting, and rejecting a holiday request; as well as the legal obligations of an organisation to ensure that staff are able to take all the holidays they are entitled to.
This policy has been reviewed with no changes to the content.
Further Reading has been added about fair recruitment of ex-offenders and References have been reviewed and updated.
Policy has been updated to reflect the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Content has been updated and additional Further Reading and References to COVID-19 have been added. Existing references have been reviewed and updated.
A new policy outlining the responsibilities of the provider to female workers experiencing menopausal symptoms which affect their ability to carry out all functions/impact their physical or emotional wellbeing.
This policy has been reviewed as part of an annual review. The policy has been updated to include further reference to the impact on Patients as well as confirmation of the fact that total workplace closures will happen only very rarely and when they cannot possibly be avoided.
This policy has been updated to include the changes to Right to Work Checks during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The policy governs the method to be used when ensuring that recruits have the right to work in the UK.
This policy has been updated and combines GQQ05 – Management Meetings Policy and Procedure, GCP17 – Quality Meetings Policy and Procedure and GAC04 – Daily Communication Meetings Policy and Procedures to form a single Meetings Policy and Procedure. Additions have been made to the Key Facts for Professionals and Further Reading resources have been included.