Policy Updates

Scotland - Safeguarding - Care Home

Document Modified Date: 13/07/2017 16:59

Clinical Procedures Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC05

Updated document to reflect changes to Royal Marsden edition. This policy has been reviewed to comply with the new QCS format. This update may reflect a change in reference code for residential clients; if you previously had reference code SCC06, it is now SCC05. It is a new policy for our community clients.

Document Modified Date: 18/04/2017 09:00

Adult Support and Protection Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR04

Revised Adult Support and Protection Policy (Previously Safeguarding Policy) to reflect Scottish Legislation and best practice. This policy also has a new reference code and name, it was previously SCR03 Safeguarding Policy and Procedure.

Document Modified Date: 14/03/2017 08:53

Wound Care Management Policy and Procedure

Care Management Risk Assessment and Personal Planning Region: | Reference: SCP16

Policy converted to new format. Updated to reflect the Royal Marsden 9th Edition recommendations and NICE wound management resources.

Document Modified Date: 14/02/2017 15:12

Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Recruitment, Induction and Training Region: | Reference: SPR08

Brought policy into line with new format. Added references to Disclosure Scotland, the PVG scheme and SSSC registration.

Document Modified Date: 16/01/2017 09:50

Confidentiality Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR07

Converted to new policy format.

Document Modified Date: 19/12/2016 15:31

Whistleblowing Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Miscellaneous Region: | Reference: SPM11

Updated policy into new format. Additional section regarding investigation, updated legislation with Criminal Courts Act 2015 and additional references.

Document Modified Date: 29/09/2016 08:39

Challenging Behaviour Policy and Procedure

Care Management Risk Assessment and Personal Planning Region: | Reference: SCP05

References have been updated in this policy to reflect updated guidance from the Department of Health and National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE.)
Reviewed to include reference to best practice, guidance and legislation in Scotland.

Document Modified Date: 19/07/2016 09:20

Lone Working Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Miscellaneous Region: | Reference: SPM12

The policy name has been changed from Working Alone Policy and Procedure to Lone Working Policy and Procedure.

The policy has more clearly recognised the importance of risk assessments prior to the delivery of a service by a lone worker, and has defined the procedure to ensure that appropriate resources are available to promote the health, safety and welfare of lone workers.

Document Modified Date: 24/02/2016 15:36

Disclosure Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Recruitment, Induction and Training Region: | Reference: SPR04

This policy has been updated in line with best practice.

Document Modified Date: 04/09/2015 09:59

Safeguarding Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR03

This policy has been updated to include a definition of ‘abuse’ and two new custom fields for you to include local authority information. These fields can be updated by your Power User within their system details section.

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