Policy reviewed. Additional criteria relating to dental codes of practice and individual roles and responsibilities of dental professionals have been added to support existing legislation and codes of practice within this policy.
This policy will guide staff who work in care at home on how best to advise service users to remain safe in their own home and the process to follow if the person is incapacitated. The policy has been reviewed and references have been checked and remain valid.
This policy outlines the approach that should be taken with regards to consent, both for individuals with mental capacity and those who lack mental capacity. It has been reviewed with no significant changes and references have been checked and updated.
Policy reviewed. Additional information regarding dental specific recruitment requirements in accordance with GDC and CQC requirements have been included. Recruitment resources have also been added to include more occupational relevant questions during the interview stage.
This policy will inform staff on the measures to take to ensure email communication is safe and professional, with added guidance on the use of social media to further reading. Policy reviewed and references checked to ensure they remain current.
This policy will guide staff on how to support Service Users to take informed risks and therefore deliver better outcomes for the Service User. References checked and all remain valid.
This policy will help staff with gaining consent and stresses the importance of informed risk taking and achieving better outcomes for the individuals concerned.
This policy has been reviewed with minor changes made to content to include the extended Clinical Team and Nursing Associates. The references have been checked to ensure they remain current.