Aim

The V.I.P Plan is intended to outline for all staff (in receipt of a VIP) - attendance or admission to Ashford & St. Peters Hospitals NHS FT Trust (ASPH), effective notification, escalation and management processes in order to ensure both immediate assessment / treatment is established without delay.

 

Objectives

  • To ensure appropriate communication/escalation to senior personnel (both in and out of hours)
  • To minimise any disruption to patient care/core business continuity
  • To always ensure patient / staff safety
  • To maintain patient confidentiality
  • To identify clear actions and responsibilities of each dept / personnel involved

 

Policy Details

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Compiled by: Claire O’Brien, Head of Emergency Planning and Resilience
Ratified by: Trust Executive Committee
Date Ratified: November 2022
Date Issued: December 2022
Review Date: November 2023
Target Audience: All staff
Contact name: Claire O’Brien, Head of Emergency Planning and Resilience

 

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