Continence Manual

Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust Policy Manual for Continence

This is the new working Manual for Continence Policy and Procedures.  This WebPage content is the overarching Policy content with each numbered section having a hyperlink (underlined text) to the detail.  Section 5 lists the procedures and are accessed via the named/subject hyperlink.  Please use these hyperlinks to go to the appropriate section and or procedure.

Continence Policy

1.    INTRODUCTION

2.    PURPOSE

3.    SCOPE

4.    RESPONSIBILITIES, ACCOUNTABILITIES AND DUTIES

5.    PROCEDURAL DOCUMENTS

The development of the following procedures is currently work in progress.  New Procedures are available via hyperlinks below.  Where new procedures have yet to be developed hyperlinks will take you to the appropriate policy where the appropriate information can be found.  For further clarification please contact the Continence Team via Single Point of Access 01302 566999.

6.    TRAINING IMPLICATIONS

7.    MONITORING ARRANGEMENTS

8.    EQUALITY IMPACT ASSESSMENT SCREENING

9.    LINKS TO ASSOCIATED POLICIES/DOCUMENTS

10.  REFERENCES/FURTHER READING

11.  APPENDICES

DOCUMENT CONTROL:  Continence Policy (Manual)
Version:  1
Ratified by:  Clinical Policies Review and Approval Group
Date ratified:  5 February 2019
Name of Originator/Author:  Senior Specialist Continence Sister
Name of Responsible Committee/Individual:  Clinical Policies Review and Approval Group
Date issued:  17 April 2019
Review date:  February 2022
Target Audience:  All Staff working in Doncaster Area.  Staff working in Rotherham and Scunthorpe, they will need to refer to local guidelines.

To access the Equality Impact Assessment associated with this Manual please follow the hyperlink:  Equality Impact Assessment