Policy Updates

Scotland - Safeguarding - Learning Disability

Document Modified Date: 21/07/2020 18:01

Complaints, Suggestions and Compliments Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Management of Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: SQQ03

This policy will support staff when dealing with concerns or complaints.

Document Modified Date: 10/07/2020 16:25

Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR12

This policy will help staff understand the Act and how it applies to individuals who may be ill and require intervention. It has been reviewed with minimal change, reference and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 09/07/2020 16:44

Service Users with Communication Difficulties Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC31

This policy will support staff on how to optimise communication with individuals who have challenges around communication. It has been reviewed with minimal change and further reading added.

Document Modified Date: 09/07/2020 16:31

Service User Personal Planning Policy and Procedure

Care Management Risk Assessment and Personal Planning Region: | Reference: SCP11

This policy will support staff with developing person centred care planning with involvement of the service user. It has been reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current, further reading was added.

Document Modified Date: 09/07/2020 12:30

Pain Management Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC26

This policy will guide staff on the use of a variety of pain assessment tools to ensure service users have better outcomes. It has been reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 08/07/2020 08:37

Limitation of Freedom Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR10

This policy will support staff to consider people’s liberty and ensure that if they are deprived of their liberty, it is the least restrictive option that is implemented. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 07/07/2020 18:03

Key Worker Policy and Procedure

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

This policy will help staff develop a keyworker system. It has been reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 02/07/2020 13:44

Missing Client Policy and Procedure

Administration Registration & Compliance Region: | Reference: SAR04

This policy will help staff deal with a missing client and provides a process to follow ensuring all areas are considered. The policy has been reviewed and updated with no significant changes and references checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 02/07/2020 11:41

Dementia Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC40

This policy will support staff to deliver person centred care to those living with dementia. It has many links to best practice which can further knowledge and develop skills.

Document Modified Date: 23/06/2020 12:44

Home Closure Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Business Admin COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SAR03

This policy will guide management and staff on the process to follow in the unlikely event the home should have to close. It details their responsibilities and that of the Local authority to support service users during this time. It has been reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

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