Liverpool and South Sefton Community Services Policies and Procedures

This page provides links to policies created on 1 April 2018 in response to the acquisition of Liverpool Community Health. They provide policy guidance in relation to community services.


Policies and procedures:

6 Clinical handover of care
9 Vaccination and Immunisation Policy Final
10  Falls
16 Delivery of Emergency Care Outside WICs
18 Bed Rail Policy
20 Bisphoshonates Guidelines
23 Resuscitation
25 Intravenous Antibiotic Policy
27 Medicines Policy for Special Schools
29 Adoption Policy
30 Digitial Photography Policy
32 Cold Chain Policy
33 Blood Glucose Monitoring Policy
36 Infant Feeding Policy 
38 Controlled Drugs
39 Verification of Death
45 Shared Decision Making Guidelines
49 Guideline for fitting the Interpretations of X-Rays by Nurse Practitioners in LCH WICS
51 Ear irrigation Policy
54 Blood Transfusion Policy
55 Fungated Wounds
60 LCH DNA Framework
66 Hyper Granulation Guidelines
72 Policy for the Administration of Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH) by Registered Nurses
74 Overarching Hydration Policy
75 Pressure Ulcer Guideline
76 Guideline for Assessment, Management and Prevention of Leg Ulceration
77 Assessment and Management of Infected Wounds
81 Topical Negative Pressure (including Vacuum Assisted Closure)
82 Bladder and Bowel Manual
84 Clinical Policy for the Subcutaneous Administrations of Drugs via a Syringe Driver
85 Subcutaneous Rehydration Guidelines
89 Medicines Overarching Policy
91 Consent to Examination or Treatment
93 IV Antibiotics for Patients with Cellulitis
94 Point of Care Testing HIV
95 Patient Identification Policy
97 Allegations against Professionals Policy
101 Policy for Transition of Children and Young People to Adult Service
102 Peripheral Cannulation Policy
104 End of Life Policy
105 Guidelines Growth Monitoring in Children Aged 0-5 Years
106 Paracetamol Homely Remedy Protocol 31/05/2019
108 Children in Care Policy
109 Administration of Inactivated Influenza Vaccine
110 Administration of Pneumococcal Vaccine
111 Guideline for Management of Pelvic Organ Prolapse Requiring Ring Pessary Fitting or Replacement
112 Guideline for Fitting Intrauterine System for Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
114 Learning from Deaths Policy
121 Wound Asssement Guideline
122 Wound Debridement Guideline
126 Walk-in centre policy
129 Joint working with pharmaceutical company
129A Policy 129A Appointment Request Proforma
129B Policy 129B Sponsorship for Training Education
129C Policy 129C Commercial Sponsorship Joint Working Agreement
129D Policy 129D Declaration of Interest Gifts Hospitality Form
130 Administration Of Insulin in the Commuinity Policy
131 DVT and VTE Management Policy
132 Blood Pressure Measuring Monitoring
133 Acupuncture Guidelines
136 Injection Policy

140 CINS Guidelines
141 Clinicans Guide for using CYPACP Paperwork
143 Liverpool Wound Book
144 Liverpool Wound Booklet
145 Medical Device Guidelines
146 Merseyside choice and transfer policy
147 Protocol for the Deactivation and Reactivation of ICD
148 The Decision to withdraw ICD
163 Venepuncture Guidelines
166 Chaperone
170 PGD Guidelines
173 Intoxicated Patient Guidelines
175 Discharge

LCH Corp 1 Business Continuity Policy
LCH Corp 2 Heatwave Plan
LCH Corp 3 Cold Weather Action Plan
LCH Corp 4 Flood Plan
LCH Corp 5 Fuel Plan
LCH Corp 6 Being Open Policy
LCH Corp 7 Mortality Plan
LCH Corp 8 Driving Safely at Work Guidelines
LCH Corp 9 Lockdown Policy
LCH Corp 10 Managing Violence and Abusive Incidents Policy
LCH Corp 11 Supporting Positive Attendance - Long Term Sickness Procedure
LCH Corp 12 Supporting Positive Attendance Policy
LCH Corp 13 Supporting Positive Attendance Toolkit 
LCH Corp 14 Supporting Positive Attendance Short Term Sickness Procedures
LCH Corp 15 Supporting Staff Policy
LCH Corp 16 How to Protectively Mark Information or Records
LCH Corp 17 Skype Usage Guidance
LCH Corp 18 Records Management Retention Period Guidance
LCH Corp 19 Records Manual Policy
LCH Corp 20 Lone Worker Policy

LCH Corp 21 Bullying and Harrassment - Dignity at Work
LCH Corp 22 Disciplinary
LCH Corp 23 Flexible Working
LCH Corp 24 Grievance
LCH Corp 25 Uniform Policy