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Prevention and care information and updates

Important notices to help improve the quality and safety of care services and activities in West Sussex.

Safeguarding Adults

We all have a responsibility to make sure adults in West Sussex are safe from abuse and neglect, and you can find information to help you with that responsibility:

Notices and Alerts

8th July 2019
Review: 18th September 2019

Sensory Conference

"Making Sense Of Sensory Processing Differences" conference organised by the Autism and Social Communication Team taking place at the University of Sussex. Open to professionals and parents.

Status: Information,

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28th May 2019  
Review: 31st July 2019

Carrying Out Mental Capacity Assessments 

 

Website and easy read guidance on carrying out assessments provided by "Assess Right."  Website also provides access to other useful links.

Status:Information
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12th April 2019
Review 31st July 2019

Brexit Information 
  

Information for Adult Social Care Providers on Brexit.

CQC letter 27/03/19

Gov.Uk Social Care Brexit Blog

Brexit Planning.pdf

Status: Action Required

WSCC alerts are issued to help you manage the impacts on your care services and group activities

 

28th May 2019
Review: 31st July 2019

Registered Nurses Working In Social Care: Statement Of Role, Knowledge And Skills

 

Produced by "Skills For Care," this statement describes the role nurses undertake; demonstrates the way they use nursing knowledge and the impact they have on national health and social care agendas.

Status: information
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8th July 2019
Review: 30th August 2019

Coping with Warm Weather

Hints and tips from Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust about supporting vulnerable people and colleagues to cope during periods of hot weather.

Status: Information,

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6th June 2019
Review: 31st July 2019

Medicines in Health and Social Care: CQC Report

Report sharing the learning from risks and good practice in medicines as a result of regulatory activity.

Report

Status: Information

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24th June 2019
Review: 8th July 2019

Smiling Matters: CQC Report

CQC report and recommendations following review on the state of oral health care in care homes.

Link

Status: Information

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30th May 2019
Review: 31st July 2019

Digital Social Care:

New website with helpful online resources and updates on areas such as The Data Security and Protection Toolkit, NHSmail, Digital Readiness Assessments and Cyber Security.

Link

Status: Action Required

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