Wales - Registration - Care Home
This policy will support with the training and development needs of staff at the service. It has been updated to include reference to the registration requirement with Social Care Wales, sections 4.8 and 5.13 added. New reference also included and existing ones checked to ensure they remain current.
This policy will support services where staff are required to work alone. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.
This policy focuses on electrical safety and includes procedures for portable appliance testing, as well as good practice measures for all staff to be aware of. The policy has been reviewed with minor changes only. References remain current and up to date.
Policy reviewed and updated and now includes policy section on impact of COVID-19 and the importance of reflecting any concerns or issues within the Fire Risk Assessment.
Policy reviewed and updated. Now includes more information about the need for services to develop a ‘written guide’ to meet the regulations. This policy will help the service develop an Individual Guide specific to the service whilst following regulations.
This policy details the process for whistleblowing at the service and has been reviewed with content streamlined and a new definition added. References updated to ensure they remain current.
This is an overarching policy to support with the suite of food and catering policies at the service. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references have been checked and updated.
Policy reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated. This policy will support staff to follow the correct procedure when dealing with individuals’ finances.
This policy outlines the protocol to follow in relation to management structures and having contingency plans in place. It has been reviewed with minimal change. References have been checked and remain current.
Policy has been reviewed and amended slightly to reflect the risk to the client (not just the individual). A letter has been added into the forms section to be issued when authorising the offer of a gift/hospitality. Government guidance and recommendations from ACAS have been added into further reading, references have been reviewed and updated.