Policy Updates

Scotland - Supported Living

Document Modified Date: 05/11/2020 12:37

Security Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Residential Services Region: | Reference: SMB05

This policy will support a service to maintain the safety and security of all its service users, staff and visitors. It has been reviewed and updated with a statement regarding the impact of COVID-19 on security added, given the impact this has on care homes at present. References also updated to ensure they remain current and a further reading resource added.

Document Modified Date: 04/11/2020 08:15

Lone Working Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Health & Safety Region: | Reference: SPM23

This policy will support staff with ensuring safety when lone working. It has been updated with the addition of a risk assessment for lone working. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 04/11/2020 07:52

Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR11

This policy will guide staff on the process to follow, ensuring compliance with legal statutes. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 29/10/2020 17:16

Coronavirus Policy and Procedure

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

This policy will support staff with following best practice guidance in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, to ensure that safe care and support is delivered. The policy has been reviewed and updated to reflect the current situation and release of the Strategic Framework. A reference was added and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 26/10/2020 16:53

Data Protection and Confidentiality Policy and Procedure

Care Management Rights & Abuse Region: | Reference: SCR07

This policy will support staff with issues around data protection and confidentiality. Policy reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 26/10/2020 14:50

Consumption of Alcohol Policy and Procedure

Administration Business Operations Region: | Reference: SAR43

This policy will inform staff on how best to support individuals who wish to consume alcohol whilst minimising risk and enabling informed choice. It has been reviewed with minimal change to content.

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

Quality Review Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Administration Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: SQQ16

This policy will inform staff of their responsibilities to ensure service users are happy with the service they receive and the process to follow to ensure the service delivery is matched to their needs and wishes. Policy was reviewed with minimal change, references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 26/10/2020 11:44

Duty of Candour Policy and Procedure

Administration Registration & Compliance - Administration Region: | Reference: SAR38

The regulation became law in Scotland on 01/04/2018 and all staff need to know the process of identifying and reporting any incidents which may be reportable under the Act. This policy was reviewed with a new duty of candour checklist added, references and links checked and remain current.

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Document Modified Date: 23/10/2020 11:08

Manager’s Development Appraisal Policy and Procedure

Human Resources Performance & Discipline Region: | Reference: SPR17

This policy will help staff understand the appraisal procedure and highlight the responsibilities of both the appraisee and the appraiser. Policy was reviewed with a procedural point added on data protection (5.8), references and links checked and remain current.

Document Modified Date: 22/10/2020 08:56

Recording the Administration of Medication Policy and Procedure

Medications Management Medications Management Region: | Reference: SCM35

This policy will support staff on how to record medication administered to service users and follow best practice guidance. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References and links have been checked and remain current.

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