Policies and procedures

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Email: customer.servicesSWYT@nhs.net

Complaints policy

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: July 15, 2021

The Trust’s Customer Services function exists to facilitate a response to all enquiries, and to deal appropriately with feedback. The service operates as a single gateway for raising issues and enquiries, including requests under the Freedom of Information Act. This policy primarily covers feedback about …

Digital strategy

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: March 1, 2021

This revision of the Trust’s digital strategy provides a summary of our progress to date and showcases our achievements in advancing the organisation’s overall digital maturity. This strategy states our aspirations, intent, and commitment in continuing to make a positive difference to improve the health …

Disciplinary Procedure

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: July 1, 2018

The South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (the Trust) is committed to creating and maintaining a positive working environment and harmonious employee relations. In implementing this procedure Managers should ensure they do not discriminate directly or indirectly on the grounds of age, disability, race, …

Equality Strategy

Document category: Strategy

Document date: November 24, 2020

Equality is about creating a fairer organisation in which everyone can fulfil their potential. Diversity is about recognising and valuing difference in its broadest sense. This strategy is about treating everyone with fairness and understanding, not necessarily treating everyone the same, including those linked to …

Fire Safety Policy

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: September 1, 2009

The policies, procedures, guidelines, clinical protocols and local work procedures of South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (SWYPFT) are intended to provide a framework that ensures that the work of SWYPFT is conducted in such a manner as to enable the organisation to fulfil …

Green plan

Document category: Strategy

Document date: March 1, 2021

South West Yorkshire Foundation Trust recognises the scale of the challenge that climate change presents in our region and the impact it will have on our service users, staff, and our local community. The Trust is committed to ensuring that sustainability is embedded throughout all …