Policy Updates

Scotland - Learning Disability - Dementia Centre

Document Modified Date: 17/02/2022 13:11

How to Register a Care Service Policy and Procedure

Registration and Inspections Registration Region: | Reference: SRI02

Annual review of policy with minimal changes, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will guide individuals who are seeking registration with the care inspectorate.

Document Modified Date: 17/02/2022 13:00

Pressure Ulcer Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC30

This policy will support staff with all aspects of tissue viability and guide them on interventions to reduce the risk of, or help prevent, tissue damage. It has been reviewed with minimal change. Reference and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 17/02/2022 11:25

Tender Information Policy and Procedure

Administration Business Operations Region: | Reference: SAB15

This policy will guide those involved in the tendering process. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 17/02/2022 10:32

Protecting Vulnerable People from Radicalisation Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR56

The policy has been reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will support staff with options to consider if they suspect people are being radicalised.

Document Modified Date: 17/02/2022 10:29

Heatwave Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC89

Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will guide staff on measures to consider and implement if there are concerns of a heatwave.

Document Modified Date: 16/02/2022 19:41

Notice Periods Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Contract of Employment Region: | Reference: SPC10

Turnover of staff is expected and the business should ensure that it has in place a clear way of dealing with the circumstances when notice is received or given. The policy has been reviewed and procedure section at 5.5 updated to include payment in lieu and garden leave. The references and further reading have been checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 16/02/2022 18:17

Human Rights Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR29

This policy will guide staff on the importance of recognising individuals human rights in all care and support delivered to all. The policy was reviewed with changes to the procedural section and a further reading link added. References and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 16/02/2022 16:48

Self Employment and Zero Hours Contracts Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Contract of Employment Region: | Reference: SPC16

This policy will support staff to understand the roles and responsibilities for which they are employed and includes some templates for the service to utilise. It has been reviewed and updated with coronavirus legislation added and the date on the contract document updated to 2022. The references have also been checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 16/02/2022 16:32

Diabetes Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC87

Policy reviewed and information added on ketoacidosis in the policy, procedure and definition section; a new reference was added and links checked and remain current. This policy will support staff to understand Diabetes and signpost them to various specialist organisations who can help and support.

Document Modified Date: 16/02/2022 15:04

Positive Behaviour Support Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC106

This policy outlines the principles of positive behaviour support which can support staff with interventions, there are links to various best practice guidance documents. Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

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