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Developing Policies Procedures and Guidelines

22 May, 2019 - 09:30 - 16:30

Booking will open on the 1st February 2019 for ONLY Current Members of the following professional bodies.

Academy of Clinical Science & Laboratory Medicine
Association of Clinical Biochemists in Ireland
Biomedical & Clinical Engineers
Irish Academy of Audiology
Irish Association of Orthoptists
Irish Play Therapy Association
Phlebotomist Association of Ireland

Strictly on a first come first served basis, expressions of interest to All booking fees are non-refundable, non transferable fees.

Aim of training: This workshop aims to increase competence in developing and writing PPG’s relevant to your department. It will also address how to implement the PPG and the importance of monitoring, auditing and reviewing.

Why Policies, Procedures and Guidelines are necessary including legal requirements
Differentiating between Policies, Procedures and Guidelines
The importance of a standardised template and exploring templates

Writing styles
The development process - research
Draft co-ordination, approval, distribution, implementation

Draft co-ordination, approval, distribution, implementation
Reviewing documents - Auditing and monitoring documents
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.