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Policies and procedures

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Freephone number: 0800 587 2108
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Email: customer.servicesSWYT@nhs.net

Complaints policy

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: December 6, 2019

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: July 3, 2018

Our new digital strategy brings together the previous Trust digital and IM&T strategies into a single document, which explains how we intend to use digital technology and expertise to deliver our strategic goals in the next five years. It spells out how digital technology and …

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 2017- 2020

Document date: July 1, 2017

Equality is about creating a fairer organisation in which everyone has the opportunity to 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. It …

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 …

Harassment and Bullying Policy

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: July 1, 2018

South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (the Trust) is committed to promoting an anti-harassment/bullying ethos.  It is recognised that harassment in all its forms is both detrimental to the individuals affected by harassment and to the Trust as a whole. This policy enables harassment …

Health and Safety Policy

Document category: Trust wide policy

Document date: May 1, 2018

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 to ensure that SWYPFT manages Health and Safety risks in an effective, sensible, professional and legal way as far is …