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Standard: Environmental Management

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety, Northern Ireland All tasks and processes that pose an environmental risk are managed to minimise any negative impact on the environment This standard is based on the requirements set out in the Inte ...

Childminding and Day Care for Children Under Age 12

DHSSPS Child care services, Child health, Childminding The Minimum Standards for Day Care and Childminding for Children Under Age 12 have been developed to provide assurance of a consistent level of quality in these services, and also to ensure a consiste ...

Environmental Cleanliness Standard

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) ENVIRONMENT, INFECTION CONTROL, PREVENTION There is a system in place which ensures that all HSS Trusts meet the requirements of the Regional Strategy for Improving the Standard of Environme ...

Food Hygiene Standard

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) FOOD, FOOD HYGIENE, HYGIENE, LEGISLATION All catering management, food handlers and HPSS premises from which food is sourced, stored, prepared or served, complies with the current food safet ...

Minimum nutritional standards for catering in health and social care for staff and visitors

New nutritional standards have been introduced which are designed to make the food on offer for staff and visitors in hospital restaurants and cafés healthier. Settings such as restaurants, coffee shops and workplace canteens, including those in in the h ...

Service Framework for Cardiovascular Health and Wellbeing (2009)

Standards for the treatment and care of people suffering and at risk from cardiovascular disease 10.14655/799178-799928 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Cardiovascular health Standards for the treatment and care of people suffering ...

Quality Standards for Services Promoting Mental and Emotional Wellbeing and Suicide Prevention

These standards will apply to all organisations providing mental & emotional wellbeing and suicide prevention services which are funded by the PHA. 10.14655/11971-770555 Public Health Agency Emotional wellbeing These standards will apply to all organi ...

Quality Standards for Services Promoting Mental and Emotional Wellbeing and Suicide Prevention

Public Health Agency (PHA) Mental health Improving the mental health and wellbeing and reducing levels of suicide in the population of Northern Ireland is a key priority for the Public Health Agency (PHA). Quality improvement is a common goal and is centr ...

Nursing Home Minimum Standards

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Minimum standards for nursing homes This document sets out minimum standards for Nursing Homes. The standards specify the arrangements, facilities and procedures that need to be in place and implemen ...

Residential Care Home Minimum Standards

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Minimum standards for residential care homes This document sets out minimum standards for Residential Care Homes. The standards specify the arrangements, facilities and procedures that need to be in ...

Domicilary Care Agencies Minimum Standards

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety DOMICILIARY SERVICE, HEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENT, QUALITY STANDARD This document sets out minimum standards for providers of a range of services that support a person in their own home. The ...

Nursing Agencies Minimum Standards

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Minimum standards for nursing agencies This document sets out minimum standards for Nursing Agencies providing services to both adults and children in all spectrums of health care delivery including ...

Quality Standards for Health and Social Care

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Health and social care quality standards This document sets out clearly for the public, service users and carers, and those responsible for the commissioning, planning, delivery, and review of servic ...

Nutritional standards for other food and drinks in schools: A guide for implementation

Health Promotion Agency Government programme to promote healthier food choices for school going children This publication details the nutritional standards for other food and drinks in schools that all grant-aided schools adhere to. It explains why the nu ...