Policy Updates

Scotland - Health & Safety - Domiciliary Care

Document Modified Date: 28/05/2020 16:04

Risk Assessment Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Risk Assessment Region: | Reference: SHR03

This policy details the risk assessment process to ensure that any risks that may occur within a service are reduced or controlled. It has been updated to reflect the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic with new sections added. References have also been added and existing ones checked to ensure they remain current.

Document Modified Date: 14/04/2020 09:58

Accident and Incident Reporting Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SHS01

This policy has been reviewed and updated to reflect the new requirements relating to reporting certain incidents relating to COVID-19 as a RIDDOR.

Document Modified Date: 26/03/2020 11:43

Body Temperature Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Health and Safety COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SCC10

This is a new policy which will support staff with taking a Service User’s body temperature. It gives guidance on what is a normal and abnormal temperature, and highlights the procedure to follow if a fever is suspected. A form is available for staff to record results of the procedure. Although the checking of body temperatures is considered to be a delegated nursing activity, the checking of temperatures may be required by care staff during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Document Modified Date: 20/01/2020 13:30

Consent Authorisation Policy and Procedure

GDPR Policies Region: | Reference: SGDPR10

This policy is in relation to seeking consent from a Data Subject that is GDPR compliant. It has been reviewed and references have also been updated to ensure that they remain current.

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Document Modified Date: 07/01/2020 19:51

Duty of Candour Policy and Procedure

Administration Registration & Compliance Region: | Reference: SAR38

This policy outlines how to comply with Duty of Candour regulations. Policy reviewed with minor changes only. References remain current and relevant.

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Document Modified Date: 28/11/2019 17:40

Health and Safety Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Risk Assessment Region: | Reference: SHR02

This is a central policy for all social care providers, it has a significant impact on effective and safe service delivery. Policy reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 26/11/2019 16:59

Health and Safety Training Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SHS05

This policy will inform staff on the training considerations they must undertake to give them the knowledge required in Health and Safety. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references have been checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 26/11/2019 10:20

Workplace Environment Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SHS10

Policy reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 04/11/2019 10:33

Environmental Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SHS02

This policy outlines the approach to be taken to support the environmental ethos of the business. This policy has been reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 29/10/2019 09:48

Display Screen Equipment Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SHS09

This policy has been reviewed and updated so as to remain current, in line with industry best practice and current legislation requirements.

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