GP - Health & Safety
This policy has been reviewed with no significant changes, but the Business Continuity Policy and Procedure must be checked to ensure it is up to date. References have been reviewed and updated.
This policy has been reviewed with links to QCS policies added in the Further Reading section. References have been reviewed and updated.
Policy has been updated to include details of health and safety training topics. Two new forms have been added, one to record staff feedback following health and safety training, and one is a record of health and safety training undertaken by each member of staff. References have been reviewed and updated.
This policy has been updated to include DSE checklist responsibilities for employees working from home, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic. References and Further Reading have been reviewed and updated.
This policy has been reviewed and updated to include RIDDOR reporting requirements and RIDDOR reporting periods in the procedure. Notifications to the CQC are included in the procedure, and a new Reporting of Accident or Incidents form has also been added. References and further reading have been reviewed and updated.
Policy has been reviewed with minor changes undertaken to the content of the policy. Further reading has been added with links to related existing policies, and references updated to ensure they are still current. A new form has been added to the policy to support with the audit and evaluation process.
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.
This policy outlines how staff must report to the appropriate regulatory bodies and local organisations when a serious incident has occurred. The Objectives and Policy sections have been updated, new definitions have been added, and the Procedure has been reviewed with no significant changes. References have been reviewed and updated.
This policy sets out how staff must approach the management of risks within their team and the Practice. It highlights the need for risk identification, assessment and mitigation. The policy has been reviewed and updated. References have been updated and some additional resources added in the Forms section.