Policy Updates

Wales - Residential Services - Nursing Home

Document Modified Date: 04/02/2021 13:14

Accommodation Standards Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Buildings Region: | Reference: WMB01

This policy details the environmental standards in place within the service. A section on the impact of COVID-19 has been added, and the need to follow latest guidance and best practice when reviewing and developing the environment. It also highlights the potential impact of the changes on people using the service.

Document Modified Date: 29/01/2021 17:09

Menu Choice Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Catering Services Region: | Reference: WKC07

Policy to define the process for menu planning, and the expected content of menus. Policy updated to reflect COVID-19 and the need to limit communal activity, references have also been updated and expanded to fully reflect latest guidance for Wales.

Document Modified Date: 02/12/2020 16:48

Maintenance Management Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Maintenance Services Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: WQM02

Policy reviewed and updated to include reference to COVID-19 and the implications for maintenance of the service. This policy will guide staff on the maintenance process to ensure safety and upkeep of the service.

Document Modified Date: 26/11/2020 14:52

Catering Management Policy and Procedure

Quality Assurance Catering Services Quality Assurance Region: | Reference: WQK02

Policy reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated. This policy will help staff to familiarise themselves with all catering processes.

Document Modified Date: 19/11/2020 16:50

Food Storage Temperatures Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Catering Services Region: | Reference: WKC05

Policy reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.

Document Modified Date: 03/11/2020 10:27

Electrical Safety Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Residential Services Region: | Reference: WMR01

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.

Document Modified Date: 27/10/2020 17:20

Dilution of Chemicals Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Cleaning Region: | Reference: WSC03

Policy reviewed and now includes reference to the Care Inspectorate Wales Lines of Enquiry. No other changes to wording or content made as policy is still relevant and up to date.

Document Modified Date: 23/10/2020 16:58

Service Equipment Maintenance Policy and Procedure

Health and Safety Residential Services Region: | Reference: WME05

Policy reviewed and updated with minor changes. This policy now includes reference to COVID-19 and the management of visits to the service for maintenance purposes.

Document Modified Date: 23/10/2020 13:05

Supply of Individual’s Own Food Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Catering Services Region: | Reference: WKC08

Policy reviewed and updated with minor changes. These include reference to CIW Lines of Enquiry and explicit detail that any food being brought in by a third party will be in addition, and that the service will always ensure that dietary and cultural needs are being met. References also updated with specific link to food and nutrition best practice in Welsh Care Homes.

Document Modified Date: 16/10/2020 17:55

Catering Cleaning Schedule and Audit Policy and Procedure

Residential Services Hygiene Region: | Reference: WKH01

This policy outlines the process of the cleaning schedule to ensure the service remains safe. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references checked and updated.

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