Do you struggle to know what your staff files should contain? Do you have the same problem with your service user files?
If you are using paper records, ensuring that there is consistency with how your staff store records in service user files and the content within your staff files will make certain that auditing is made much easier and you can quickly be able to identify gaps, errors or omissions.
The two checklists will help with this. By including these checklists at the start of your staff file or service user files will make doing the right thing easier for your team.
Regulation 17 Good Governance states that providers must: