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D335. Safeguarding People Using a Care Service from Abuse or Harm in Domiciliary Care Overarching

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D335. Safeguarding People Using a Care Service from Abuse or Harm in Domiciliary Care Overarching Policy Aims This policy shows how {{org_field_name}} protects people receiving care from abuse or harm in line with its legal requirements and best safeguarding practice guidance. It reflects in particular: More specifically, it also reflects the (local safeguarding […]

D325. Good Governance: Organisational Structure

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D325. Good Governance: Organisational Structure Purpose This policy shows (with the relevant service information included) how {{org_field_name}} is organised and managed in line with the requirements of Regulation 17 Good Governance of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014. This regulation requires service providers to have methods to: The […]

D270. Risk Assessment and Management for Service Users

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D270. Risk Assessment and Management for Service Users This policy, which applies to all adult care services, sets out the values, principles and procedures underpinning the provider’s approach to assessing and managing the risks to service users of coming to harm. It is produced in line with the requirements of the Health and […]

D185. Safe Recruitment and Selection in Domiciliary Care

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D185. Safe Recruitment and Selection in Domiciliary Care Policy Statement This policy sets out the values, principles and procedures underpinning {{org_field_name}}’s approach to recruitment and selection of its staff to comply with Regulation 19: Fit and Proper Persons Employed of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014, and other […]

D179. Quality Assurance and Management

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D179. Quality Assurance and Management Introduction It has been long recognised as good commercial practice for businesses to check that their goods and services meet customer expectations and comply with industry standards. Quality assurance is also an industry with organisations set up to assess if a business is meeting the standards expected of […]

D141. Medication Management in Domiciliary Care

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D141. Medication Management in Domiciliary Care Policy Statement Most people receiving care in their own homes are prescribed some form of medication at some time as part of their treatment by their doctor or community nurse and many have multiple medication needs. While many service users manage their medication effectively themselves with the […]

D117. Infection Control and Cleanliness in Domiciliary Care

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D117. Infection Control and Cleanliness in Domiciliary Care Policy Statement Infection control is the name given to a wide range of policies, procedures and techniques intended to prevent the spread of infectious diseases among staff, people who use services and communities. All of the staff working in a domiciliary care service are at […]

D84. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

{{org_field_logo}} {{org_field_name}} D84. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Introduction The purpose of a policy on equality, diversity and inclusion is to make sure that {{org_field_name}} is fully committed to these principles and values and to communicate this commitment to all stakeholders. The policy should always be referred to wherever differences of view based on lack of […]

D72. Duty of Candour

{{org_field_logo}}{{org_field_name}} D72. Duty of Candour Policy Statement The policy sets out the approach of {{org_field_name}} to meeting its statutory requirements to be open and transparent with the people using its service if it makes mistakes when providing care and treatment that result in their suffering moderate or serious harm. These are situations that must be […]

D42. Consent to Care and Treatment

{{org_field_logo}}{{org_field_name}} D42. Consent to Care and Treatment Policy Statement This policy is written to comply with Regulation 11: Need for Consent of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014, and the accompanying guidance issued by the Care Quality Commission. Regulation 11 expresses a requirement on all care providers to seek the […]