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Please note that the key documents are not designed to be printed, but to be viewed on-line.  This is to ensure that the correct and most up to date version is being used.  If, in exceptional circumstances, you need to print a copy, please note that the information will only be valid for 24 hours and should be read in conjunction with the Key Document Supporting Information and/or Key Document intranet page, which will provide approval and review information.

Being open and candid following a patient safety incident or complaint policy 

Review Date - 4th September 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Capacity Management Policy (Excluding Admission to Obstetrics)

Review Date - 24th October 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Claims Handling Policy and Procedure 

Review Date - 9th October 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Clinical Audit Policy

Review Date - 6th February 2021

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Complaints and PALS policy and procedure

Review Date - 4th June 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Policy for Consent to Examination or Treatment

Clinical Photography Consent Form 

Review Date - 14th November 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Criteria Led Discharge Policy 

Review Date - 19th February 2021

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Policy for Managing the requirements of the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations  2010 and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) (Registration) Regulations 2009

Review Date - 1st October 2022

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Learning From Deaths Policy

Review Date - 18th September 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Diagnostic Tests Including Requesting Reviewing and Filing of Results 

Review Date - 4th December 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Integrated care pathway for adult patient care after death

Review Date - 8th June 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Policy - Ethical Clinical Decision Making During COVID-19 Pandemic  

Review Date - 31st December 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Policy for the Management of External Agency Visits and Recommendations

Review Date - 5th February 2021 

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is place

Policy to identify all patients

Review Date - 4th February 2023

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Managing intellectual property

Review Date – 9th April 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Investigating Serious Incidents policy

Review Date - 3rd January 2021

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Incident reporting policy

Review Date - 30th April 2020 

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Policy for the development, approval and management of Key Documents 

Review Date - 2nd July 2022 

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

National Confidential Enquiries into Patient Outcomes and Death Policy (NCEPOD)

Review Date - 16th October 2020 

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

NHS To NHS Service Concerns

Review Date – 5th February 2021

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Policy for the management of NICE Guidance  

Review Date - 6th August 2022

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Novel therapeutic interventions policy  

Review Date - 6th November 2019

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Open Visiting Policy

Review Date – 17th April 2021

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Patient Alerts Policy 

Review Date - 21st July 2023 

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Patient accommodation pathway

Review Date - 22nd May 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Safekeeping of Patient Property and Valuables Policy

Review Date - 24th July 2022

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Quality Impact Assessment Policy

Review Date – 10th July 2022

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Research governance policy

Review Date - 5th February 2021 

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Risk Management strategy 

Review Date - 27th January 2021

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Policy for the secondment to professional training for Nurses, Midwives and Allied health professionals

Review Date - 7th June 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Sepsis Key Documents

Review Date – 11th October 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Subject Access Request Policy

Review Date - 18th April 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Non Malignant and Non Traumatic Spinal Cord Compression Pathway

Review Date – 5th February 2020

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place

Standards of business conduct - Incorporating Hospitality, Gifts and sponsorship

Review Date - 24th July 2022

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place 

Page last updated: 17 September 2020