CP38 Seclusion and Segregation policy
All inpatient staff
The policy sets out best practice in supporting service users who require ‘supervised confinement’ for a period of time. The guidance is based on best practice and guidance from the Mental Health Act Code of Practice  for practices in relation to the seclusion environment, segregation, and the needs of the individual for privacy, dignity, nutrition and medication. In addition, the procedures for recording and reviewing seclusion are outlined in the policy along with the appropriate recording proforma.
CWP Clinical Education, Security and Safety Lead
Policy dates & history
18 June 2015
31 August 2017
Health Safety and Well Being Sub Committee