Policy Updates

Scotland - Infection Control - Domiciliary Care

Document Modified Date: 25/09/2018 07:24

Cross Contamination between Care and Food Preparation Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Hygiene Region: | Reference: SKH07

Converted to the new QCS format. This policy focuses on the use of aprons to reduce the risk of cross contamination and promotes handwashing. Resources and further reading added.

Document Modified Date: 25/09/2018 07:24

Clinical Waste Disposal Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC07

Policy reviewed and converted to the new QCS format. Updated to reflect legislative changes.

Document Modified Date: 21/09/2018 14:54

Blood Spillage Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC02

Policy converted to the new QCS format, reviewed and updated to reflect legislation and best industry practice including the need for training.

Document Modified Date: 20/07/2018 08:49

Duty of Candour Policy and Procedure

Administration Registration & Compliance Region: | Reference: SAR38

New policy to comply with Duty of Candour regulations commencing 01/04/2018.

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Document Modified Date: 20/07/2018 08:48

Consent Authorisation Policy and Procedure

GDPR Policies Region: | Reference: SGDPR10

This policy includes two template forms to be used to obtain consent from a data subject, where consent is required under GDPR. There are two forms, one for service users with capacity and one for service users who lack capacity.

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Document Modified Date: 20/07/2018 08:41

Hazard Reporting Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SHS04

This policy has been reviewed with additional information added and converted to the new QCS format.

Document Modified Date: 13/10/2017 15:04

Sharps and Needlestick Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC49

Conversion to new QCS policy format. Minor changes to sharps procedures and current references added to ensure the policy remains current and reflective of regulatory requirements.

Document Modified Date: 11/10/2017 14:39

Infection Control Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC34

Changes made to ensure the policy and procedure meets the requirements of the NHS (Scotland) Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infection for Care at Home services. This is in the context of the Scottish Government’s five-year strategic framework on Antimicrobial and Healthcare Associated Infection. Updated to the new QCS policy format.

Document Modified Date: 06/04/2015 00:00

Quarantine and Barrier Nursing Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC48

NEW – A new policy to systemise the response to actual and potential infections which may be internal or external to the service, followed by barrier care procedures for the containment of actual infections.

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