Policy Updates

Scotland - Learning Disability

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 12:53

Limitation of Freedom Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR10

The policy was reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will inform staff on the legal issues around freedom and the restrictions and limitations which can be viewed as restraint.

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 12:26

Service Users with Communication Difficulties Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC31

Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will guide staff on supporting people with communication difficulties and signposts to best practice.

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 12:23

Management Meetings Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Management of Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: SQQ07

Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will support management with their quality assurance strategy by planning effective meetings, ensuring good communication is experienced by all and actions are addressed timeously.

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 12:08

Adoption Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Absence, Holidays and Sickness Region: | Reference: SPA01

This policy details the adoption leave process for staff to follow and has been reviewed with minimal change. References also checked to ensure they remain current.

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 11:20

Unexpected Death Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC69

This policy will guide staff on the process to follow if there is an unexpected death, covering who to contact and what to do in the immediate situation. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 09:29

Pain Management Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC26

This policy will assist staff with strategies for supporting people who experience pain. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 04/03/2022 09:23

Key Worker Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Care Management Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: SQC07

This policy will demonstrate how to develop a key worker strategy which will ensure continuity of care and support for service users. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 03/03/2022 18:01

Duty of Candour Policy and Procedure

Administration Registration & Compliance - Administration Region: | Reference: SAR38

The regulation became law in Scotland on 01/04/2018 and all staff need to know the process of identifying and reporting any incidents which may be reportable under the Act. Policy was reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 03/03/2022 17:58

Service User Bullying Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR98

To support staff in the process of initial disclosure to resolution. giving an insight in to how this process works. Policy was reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 02/03/2022 17:39

Resident of the Day Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC124

Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will support services that choose to implement this initiative which can enhance person-centred care, including an operational tool to support.

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