Wales - Quality Assurance - Care Home
This policy has been reviewed and converted into the new QCS policy format. It has evolved to now include organisational structure and delegation in management as well as detailing line management standards and regulatory notifications in the unlikely event of a home manager absence.
Policy converted to new QCS format. Updates to legislation made, further reading added and an addition to procedures, including the addition of the QCS app, ‘More Than Just Words’, the Welsh Government Framework, Emergency Communications, Duty of Candour and Public Communications.
Updated to the new QCS format with the addition of information sources and references as well as the addition of notifications, testing of the plan and strengthening of evaluation.
This document has been updated to amend ‘Nominated Person’ to ‘Responsible Individual’, in line with best practice, and has been updated for minor amendments to terminology. Also, provisions have been included for occasions when the Welsh Language may be ‘Essential’ or ‘Desirable’.
The nominated person job description has been updated to incorporate reporting to Board of Directors or Board of Trustees as applicable
Updated to be more in line with current government strategies on mental health.