Residential Nursing Home or Care Home Health and Safety Arrangement and Procedures
This Residential Nursing Home or Care Home Arrangements & Procedures document has been written specifically to suit a Residential Care Home or Nursing Home. Both Care and Nursing Homes have to comply with a mix of health and safety regulations, rules governing qualified nurses, controlled drug use and dispensing, and others imposed by the Care Quality Commission.
If you employ five or more staff the law says you must have a written health and safety policy. This document is the third part of the company’s management documentation, after the statement and policy, which when signed and dated by the most senior person in the business will affirm the company’s determination to be compliant with the relevant legislation.
This Residential, Nursing or Care Home Arrangements & Procedures document is broken into sections for ease of use. It covers;
1. Manual Handling
2. First Aid
3. Accident Reporting
5. Medicines and Controlled Drugs
6. Clinical waste
7. Water safety
8. Work Equipment
and many other health and safety aspects of running a Care Home.
These templates are fully editable so you can adapt them to be completely relevant to your own business.
There is no specific reference to Covid 19 within this policy as it can be used as a general policy, although the safe working practices detailed therein have relevance to the Covid 19 pandemic.
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