CP75 Promoting the health of children in care (includes undertaking statutory assessments)


Category
Clinical Practice (Policies)
Code
CP75
Issue No
3

Target Audience

Health Visitors, School Nurses, Family Nurse Partnership Nurses, CAMHS & 16-19 Service & CWAC Children’s Services Social Workers.

Purpose

Integrated guidance developed between Health and Social Care promoting the health of Children in Care. It outlines the roles and responsibilities of staff in identifying and addressing the health needs of Children in Care supporting staff to deliver timely, high quality care to meet the statutory requirements a for Children in Care.

Origin

Lead executive
Director of Nursing, Therapies and Patient Partnership

Author and contact number
Nurse Specialist for Children in Care - 01244 393338


Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

05 July 2019

Approval Meeting

Safeguarding Sub Committee

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