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The policy sets out Trust practice and guidance for urinary catheterisation in adults
Valid To: 01/03/2022
Publication Type: Policies
This document sets out the best practice guidance for staff working in the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust (RCHT) in ho to support carers.
Valid To: 16/05/2019
Publication Type: Policies
Policy to support all staff in protecting the rights and wishes of patients during intimate procedures/ examinations and treating patients with privacy and dignity at all times
Valid To: 01/08/2020
Publication Type: Policies
This guideline is to support the use of bed and chair sensor alarm mats with adult patients
Valid To: 10/08/2018
Publication Type: Guidelines
This policy outlines a process for staff who wish to undertake supervision to support their personal and professional development. It identifies a means of recording supervision activity at RCHT
Valid To: 06/09/2021
Publication Type: Policies
Protocol on consultant to consultant referrals
Valid To: 16/03/2018
Publication Type: Protocols
Guideline to the screening and treatment of Sepsis in adults who either present themselves at the hospital or become septic while an inpatient. The implementation of the electronic sepsis screen on eObservations and the implementation of the NICE Guidelines (NG51)NICE BUFALO SEPSIS6
Valid To: 30/04/2022
Publication Type: Guidelines
the policy provides non-medical practitioners with the framework to support safe and effective practice relating to facilitated patient discharge
Valid To: 16/03/2018
Publication Type: Policies
This policy provides staff with the organisation's expectations for the standard of care in preventing and managing falls in adult patients in hospital
Valid To: 06/02/2022
Publication Type: Policies
This policy is based on the guide from the Department of Health 'Ready to Go?' and promotes 'The 10 Steps' essential in planning discharge and transfer of care. It presents the structured discharge process
Valid To: 25/05/2019
Publication Type: Policies
The purpose of this policy is to ensure the Trust meets strategic and clinical best practice standards in delivering its ambition to provide excellent continence care services
Valid To: 29/04/2018
Publication Type: Policies
Pathway setting out the process of reporting risk or potential service area improvements identified by point-of-care simulation exercises.
Valid To: 16/03/2018
Publication Type: Guidelines
This RCHT Safety Thermometer Standard Operating Procedure will guide the process of collecting data at ward level from; patient notes, nursing records and discussion with the patient, in order to complete the monthly NHS Safety Thermometer tool.
Valid To: 01/06/2018
Publication Type: Protocols