Wales - Learning Disability - Dementia Centre
This policy will support a service to manage and prevent violence at work. It has been reviewed and additional definitions included. The requirements for reporting under RIDDOR of Acts of Non-Consensual violence, where it results in an injury of a severity specified by RIDDOR as reportable, has also been included and updates made throughout. References also checked to ensure they remain current.
This policy will provide staff with an understanding of the Mental Health Act 1983 and regulations. It has been reviewed with clarification of the human rights basis of care as well as the clarification of powers to give compulsory treatment and when they apply or do not apply. References have also been checked to ensure they remain current.
This policy will support with managing the appraisal process to ensure the development of managers within a service. It has been reviewed with only minor changes to wording. References have been checked and updated.
This policy will support to promote independence with an individual’s continence. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references have been checked and updated.