Complementary and Alternative Medicines Safe Practice Policy

Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust policy for the Safe Practice of Complementary and Alternative Medicines

This guideline was developed to support effective and safe practice in the use of Complementary Therapies in the Trust (Adult Services).

The policy applies to all staff employed by or working with adults within the Trust. It is not applicable to services provided for Children. It is not intended to provide definitive professional guidance or to be a substitute for individual clinical judgment.  All practitioners delivering Complementary Therapies/practices will abide by the code of conduct of their primary profession, or in line with their designation. All such practitioners will follow these principles

To download the policy please follow the link:   Complementary Meds Policy v3.2

To download Trust Guidelines for use with this Policy please see the following hyperlinks:

To download the EIA for this policy, please follow this link:   Comp Meds Policy v3 EIA