Northern Ireland - Supported Living
Blood Spillage Policy and Procedure
A new policy which reflects legislation and best industry practice and includes the need for training. The policy describes the appropriate action required in a domiciliary care setting where blood spillage kits are unlikely to be used.
Business Mobile Phone Use Policy and Procedure
New policy. Policy refers to responsibilities as well as the health and welfare of staff using mobile phones. Refers to legislation in relation to driving and use of mobile phones.
Monitoring of Business Performance Policy and Procedure
New policy. Monitoring of business performance is a regulatory requirement and vital to allow both the manager and the provider to have insight into the functioning of the service. This policy details the framework for monitoring and provides guidance on completion of the associated templates that are in the forms section of the policy.
Termination of Service User’s Service Contract Policy and Procedure
New policy. Includes a strong emphasis on consent, dignity and respect, evaluation and data protection. Inclusion of wide range of resource and related legislation.
Service User Care Planning Policy and Procedure
New policy containing information regarding safety, end of life care and partnership participation. Reference to GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 included.
Medication Errors and Near Misses Policy and Procedure
This policy reflects the specific issues experienced in Northern Ireland with regard to medication errors, includes supporting forms to increase effectiveness of auditing.
Disabled Workers Policy and Procedure
New policy to reflect the requirements of the Equality Act and to detail responsibilities regarding the fair recruitment and treatment of staff and the requirement not discriminate due to any perceived disability.