Adult Services Procedure 10/06
Residential, nursing, day care and community response practice manual
This describes the Department's requirements for care practices of staff in Residential, nursing,day care and community response services. The procedure describes the responsibilities of all staff groups providing both direct and indirect care to residents. This will ensure that services meet National Minimum Standards for Care Homes requirements, Hampshire County Council Policies and Procedures, comply with Clinical Governance requirements and promote consistent best practice throughout all Homes. All practices are underpinned by the General Social Care Council Code of Practice for Social Care Workers, and the Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Professional Conduct.
Please use the links below to locate the updated versions of practice guidance
Section 1 - Service user care
Section 2 - Information and care development
Section 3 - Quality and improvement
Section 4 - Organisational fitness
Section 5 - Community response team
Please use the link below to download
Nursing and Midwifery Council - Code of Standards of Conduct, performance and ethics for nurses and midwives
General Social Care Council - Code of Practice for Social Care workers 63kb
Medication management policy - Medication management policy
If you have any difficulty with or questions about these guidelines, please contact,
Janet Backhouse, Quality and Compliance Officer,
Adult Services, Older Persons’ Residential and Nursing Service.