Name of policy

National Quality Standards for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland

Please briefly describe the policy

They deal with the areas of rights of older people; protection; health and social care needs; quality of life; staffing; the care environment; and management and governance. In addition, the standards include supplementary criteria that apply to units which specialise in the care of people with dementia.

Is this policy about:
  • Both health and social care
  • Does this policy cover:
  • The care of people having a neurodegenerative condition (the patient)
  • Please categorise the policy using the following descriptors
    Relevant web link to policy document

    http://www.hiqa.ie/functions_shss_standards_residential_care.asp

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