Whare haumanu | The practice

Indicator 17: Employee and contractor safety checking procedures

Criteria Standard Evidence
17.1 The practice has and applies a child protection policy and safety checking procedure in accordance with the Children’s Act 2014.
  • A documented child protection policy and safety checking procedure.
  • Documented safety checks, including Police vetting, for employees and contractors.
17.2 The practice ensures clinical team members maintain their annual practising certificate (APC).
  • Current APCs for clinical team members as required under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003.
  • A system for monitoring clinicians who are practising under conditions on their APCs and ensuring clinicians are working within their scopes of practice.

No content found