Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust policy for the Care of Informal Patients who require Care in the Local Acute Hospital
The purpose of this procedure is to:
Provide a consistent approach across the mental health and learning disability inpatient Directorates in relation to the transfer of any patients to a General Hospital ward, which will allow such transfers to be done in a timely and safe manner.
- Detail the responsibilities and duties of staff in relation to the transfer of any patients to a General Hospital ward.
- Detail what arrangements the Trust has in place to monitor compliance with the contents of this guidance.
To download the policy please follow the link: IPs Care in Acute Hospitals Policy v7
To access the Equality Impact Assessment (EIA) associated with this policy please follow the link: IPs Care in Acute Hospitals Policy v7 EIA