Policy Updates

Scotland - Supported Living

Document Modified Date: 18/09/2020 16:44

Coronavirus Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Health and Safety COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SHS16

This policy will help management and staff with the current phase of the coronavirus pandemic. Information about the Protect Scotland App has been included.

Document Modified Date: 17/09/2020 15:24

Swabbing Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Care Management COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SCC94

This policy outlines the swab testing process for those being tested for coronavirus. It includes the latest guidance from Health Protection Scotland and a document from the UK Government ‘how to take a combined throat and nose swab’ visual guides, which staff should familiarise themselves with.The new app Protect Scotland has been added.

Document Modified Date: 16/09/2020 16:48

Health and Action Plan Policy and Procedure

Care Management Risk Assessment and Personal Planning Region: | Reference: SCP03

All service users with a learning disability must have a Health Needs Assessment in place. This policy will signpost staff on how to develop and initiate an assessment and action plan.

Document Modified Date: 16/09/2020 16:24

General Management Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Administration Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: SQA06

This policy informs staff, service users and visitors on the management structure within the service. Within the Further Reading section, there is a link to a communication tool which is a great resource for managers.

Document Modified Date: 14/09/2020 10:26

Infection Control Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Health and Safety COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SCC18

The policy will inform management and staff on all aspects of infection control and includes signposting to coronavirus resources.

Document Modified Date: 11/09/2020 13:38

Sickness Absence Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Human Resources COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SPA07

Policy updated to include reference to returning back from foreign travel, ensuring employees are aware that this quarantine period will be unpaid and staff will not be entitled to statutory sick pay. Includes a further reading reference to the Government website re travel corridors. It will inform staff and management on the process around sickness absence.

Document Modified Date: 11/09/2020 12:57

Annual Holiday Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Absence, Holidays and Sickness Region: | Reference: SPA02

This policy will help staff and management to understand the annual holidays they are entitled to and the process around requesting leave. The policy has been updated to include reference to returning back from foreign travel and Coronavirus, ensuring employees are aware that this quarantine period will be unpaid and staff will not be entitled to statutory sick pay (Section 5.11). References have also been reviewed and updated.

Document Modified Date: 10/09/2020 17:06

Anti-Bribery Policy and Procedure

Administration Business Operations Region: | Reference: SAB18

This policy will inform staff on the anti-bribery facts and the stance {Client_Name_Official} takes on such an issue. It will guide staff on the process to follow and issues to consider.

Document Modified Date: 01/09/2020 19:00

Staff Immunisation Policy and Procedure

Care Management Care Practice Region: | Reference: SCC177

New Policy – This is a new policy specifically looking at staff immunisation; new forms and references have been added and content reviewed to ensure it is staff-specific. SCC97 was the previous policy that referenced staff immunisation.

Document Modified Date: 27/08/2020 15:05

Business Continuity Policy and Procedure

COVID-19 Hub Business Admin COVID-19 Region: | Reference: SAB02

This policy will support providers with developing a business continuity plan.

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