Scotland - Residential - Mental Health
Annual review with minimal change. References and links checked and remain current. This policy will help staff and management to ensure the laundry system is efficient and safe, with signposts to guidance which can help improve practice.
Policy reviewed with minimal changes. References and links have been checked and remain current. This policy will support staff to implement a robust cleaning regime and signpost them to best practice initiatives and guidance.
Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current. This policy will help direct staff to best practice guidance and processes to follow to ensure food safety is adhered to by introduction of a HACCP system.
Minimal changes to policy, references checked and remain current. Due to the nature of harm chemicals can cause, this is reflected in the status rating. This policy will guide staff on the dilution of chemicals to ensure safe practice is adhered to.
Policy reviewed with minimal change. References and links checked and remain current. This policy will help staff with all aspects of housekeeping, and signposts to best practice initiatives.
This policy will support in ensuring that water temperatures remain within recommended requirements to avoid Service Users being affected by burns and scalding. All staff need to be aware of the severity of burns and scalding as such an incident would be an Adult Support and Protection issue. The policy has been reviewed and updated to include information about radiator temperatures in the procedural section.
Policy review with minimal change. However, relevant staff should familiarise themselves with this reviewed policy and its associated resources. References and links checked and remain current. This policy will help guide staff on catering cleaning and a sample schedule and audit is enclosed.
Policy reviewed with no imminent legislative changes. Staff should, however, take the time to familiarise themselves with its content. This policy will guide staff on the wearing of uniforms and best practice on what to wear to keep safe.
This policy sets out the fire alarm plan for a service. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.
This policy will guide staff on the safe maintenance of equipment used within the service. It has been reviewed with a procedural point and new references added.