Scotland - Residential - Supported Living
Review of current policy into the new format, updated current best industry standards and added additional content where required to ensure compliance.
Converted to the new QCS format. This policy focuses on the use of clothes protectors to reduce the risk of cross contamination and promotes handwashing. Resources and further reading added.
Converted to the new QCS format. Policy reviewed and updated to reflect changes in best practice and the requirements of various stakeholders including the Care Inspectorate.
Policy converted to new QCS format. This policy contains further procedures and added resources to guide staff with best practice in relation to laundry management within the Service.
New policy to comply with Duty of Candour regulations commencing 01/04/2018.
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.
Policy converted to the new QCS format. Review of current legislation and industry best practice. Additional material provided to ensure policy remains compliant.
Policy reviewed to reflect changes in stakeholder requirements and to convert to new QCS policy format. Outdated practices and conflicting information amended, omitted information included. A number of references have also been provided to reflect not just the issue of chemical dilutions but the need for skin monitoring to protect workers from harm and owners from litigation claims for damages.