SHINGLES

Shingles Information for Care Home staff   Issued at the June Care Home forum meetings 2019.

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Wound Care Formulary and request form fo dressing and emollients GP Order forms June 2019

Click on the following links to download information on  wound care formulary and subsequent request form that care homes need to be using to request dressings and emollients form the GP, that was given out at the recent Care Homes Forum. 3068 NHS(WSIES)-Skin Care Algorithm Catheter-Ostomy-and-Skin-Care-Formulary-new Exception reporting form IP Nursing-homes-Dressings-order-list-new – Copy Nursing-homes-Dressings-order-list-new   […]

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COMPLEX CARE NEED REVIEWS & ACS FEES 2020/21

COMPLEX CASE REVIEWS AND FEES FOR 2020/21 SAICP will  be meeting with ACS again to discuss criteria and process for reassessing complex care needs cases and also to consider the rates for ACS clients for 2020/21 rather than leave this until the autumn which is then an inevitable rush to ensure rates are agreed and […]

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DOMICILIARY

JUNE 2019   Following the end of Support to Live at Home contracting for provision of home care services, ACS undertook a tender for new contracts which has been completed and successful providers have been notified. I was invited to meet with ACS this week in response to several communications expressing concern at progress and […]

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Protected: SAICP UPDATE JUNE 2019

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BREXIT ……..

EU EXIT CONTINGENCY PLAN FOR CARE PROVIDERS   The Care Provider Alliance has reported that providers in all counties are being asked to produce documentation on their contingency planning for Brexit.  They have developed a template which may be of assistance to providers. To download please click on the following link https://gallery.mailchimp.com/4446e4c16abacae03e1135fb6/files/f0a04c6c-7070-4c79-bc34-f33bb75b2961/EU_Exit_Contingency_Plan_for_Care_Providers_FINAL_2.docx

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Suffolk Safeguarding Adults 2019 Newsletter 2019

Safeguarding Adults – May Newsletter update extracts Safeguarding Adults – May Newsletter update extracts DBS Checks: Guidance for employers The Home Office has published guidance (updated 3 April 2019) for employers about Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks, including how to apply, registering with the DBS and the code of practice. An employer may request a criminal […]

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2019 SUFFOLK CARE CONFERENCE

The 2019 Suffolk Care Conference    “ENSURING THE BEST QUALITY OF CARE WITHIN SUFFOLK”   **A POSITIVE APPROACH – THE WAY AHEAD **TRANSFORMATION – THE WAY WE WORK **MANAGING MOUNTING PRESSURES – THE WAY WE COPE  2019 Suffolk Care Conference Wherstead Park – 21st March 2019 Over 120 providers of differing types of care service […]

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DIABETIC PAGE

June 2019   Update from Duet Diabetes Diabetic Foot Screening (including competency assessment) 3.5 hours Thursday 27 June, Ipswich 9.30am Thursday 24 October 2019, Bury St Edmunds 1.30pm  If you have any queries at all, please contact:  Lynne Reedman Service Lead DUET diabetes Ltd 01799 584178 / 07443 659985 www.duetdiabetes.co.uk www.facebook.com/duetdiabetes https://www.duetdiabetes.co.uk/workshops If you have […]

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HMRC’s Social Care Compliance Scheme Employer Guide September 2018…A Little Clarity…Finally!!

  The following update has been voluntarily sent in to SAICP from Lloyd Clarke at Attwells Solicitors :  Article_The Sleep-ins Crisis Rumbles On…Supreme Court grants Unison Permission to Appeal…Lifeline for Care Providers in Jeopardy_22.02.19  Any provider who wishes to  consult independently on the above should liaise directly with Lloyd Clarke, Senior Associate Solicitor Health & Social […]

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Protected: SAICP AGM 2019 – details of the meeting and information on past AGMs.

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FIRE SERVICE INFORMATION AND TRAINING

Following the 2017 Suffolk Care Conference we are delighted to have established a valuable link with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service. Please find below files which contain vital information and guidance for providers relating to fire prevention in the health and social care sectors and information on training and support available. This information has been […]

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Protected: ACS – Fee Negotiations for 2019/20

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SAICP Membership Application form 2019/20

The Association’s membership year runs from 1st April until 31st March. The membership fee for 2019/20 is £70 per provider outlet Please email moira@saicp.org.uk for a membership application form for 2019/20 or click on the following line to download a copy.   SAICP Limited Membership Application Form 2018 to 2019 SAICP Limited Membership Application Form […]

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INAPPROPRIATE HOSPITAL DISCHARGES AND REPORTING FORM

  Inappropriate Hospital Discharges  2014  We are still receiving the forms and sending them into the CCG.  We have also now met with the head of clinical quality at the CCG and they are finding the information very useful. There have not been so many forms in the last few months so I hope that […]

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SAICP Limited Steering Group 20119/20

  SAICP Steering Group 2019/20 (*Denotes Board Member also) are as follows:    Name Organisation David Finch (Chair) * Cephas Care Ltd Prema Dorai (Joint Vice Chair) * Cardinal Healthcare Alicia Wright (Joint Vice Chair) * Fuchsia Home Care Services Helen Fairweather * Headway Suffolk Emma John * TPIC Rachel Fitton TPIC Adrian Fairburn Primary […]

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