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Developing Policies, Procedures and Guidelines - Multidisciplinary Event

Date: 
19 September, 2018 - 09:00 - 16:30
Location: 
University Hospital Waterford - To be confirmed

This is an interdisciplinary event jointly organised by ACSLM and IIRRT. Presented by: The Wolfe Group
Thursday 20th September 2018 – Waterford University Hospital (TBS)

Workshop content:

• Why Policies, Procedures and Guidelines are necessary
• HIQA requirements
• Differentiating between Policies, Procedures and Guidelines
• The importance of a standardised template
• Writing styles
• The development process
• Draft co-ordination and approval
• Distribution and implementation
• Reviewing documents
• Auditing and monitoring documents
• The document control process

Policies, procedures and guidelines provide clear expectations regarding an expected standard of care. All employees adhere to PPGs and in turn provide students in clinical placement exposure to best practice and promotes high quality graduates who will enter the workforce in the future.

Benefits: Build more confident, competent and proficiency in developing PPGs for your department which will ensure that there is a standardised approach to service delivery.

Expressions of interest to: Monica.fitzpatrick@acslm.ie: Currently there are 4 places available. Bookings are strictly on a first come first served basis and we will hold a cancellation list. Fee €20.00 non-refundable booking fee.