Out of Hours and Emergency On-Call Cover Policy
An easy to read, user-friendly policy aimed at safeguarding service users and staff in relation to Out of Hours and Emergency On-Call Cover.
This is a comprehensive document with the essential depth and scope required for care businesses – it details specific CQC fundamental standards, numbered regulations and Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOEs) related to implementation of the policy.
This document has been significantly updated in accordance with legal requirements covering Out of Hours and Emergency On-Call Cover.
This comprehensive policy covers:
- When out of hours’ service is available
- Procedure for staff providing out of hours’ service
- Procedure for staff using out of hours’ service
- Requirements for on-call staff
Length: 6 pages
Date reviewed: November 2016
*You will need to remove all reference to “Very Caring Ltd” and replace with your own organisation’s name and details