Wales - Supported Living
This is an overarching policy and will support staff to meet their legal health and safety obligations. It has been reviewed and changes made across the content to wording, amendment of sentences, paragraphs and section structures. No material change in effect. References also updated to ensure they remain current.
A new audit to support a service with monitoring its COVID-19 practices.
This policy will guide staff who are trained to support with pulse rate monitoring. It has been updated with more content added in relation to the procedures staff must follow, including:
Pulse oximeter usage added into the procedure
Full PPE required highlighted
Images added to support taking a pulse
References also updated to ensure they remain current.
This policy will support staff who are required to support with blood pressure monitoring. It has been reviewed with procedures updated to include information about:
Recording the procedure
Blood pressure ranges
Factors that may cause variations in blood pressure
References have also been updated and checked to ensure they remain current.
This handbook directs staff to the relevant policies and sits over the top of the substantive policies on the QCS Management System. The policy has been reviewed with minor content changes throughout. References also updated to ensure they remain current.