This policy has been developed to provide guidance and information around the care of the Bariatric service user within our care service.

The aim of the policy is to put in place proper procedures to ensure that safe care of Bariatric service users is in place from correctly and properly trained and competent staff members.

The policy will apply to:

  • Permanent employees
  • Temporary employees
  • Agency workers

It will be the responsibility of managers to take any necessary action in the event that this policy is not adhered to, taking into account the relevant regulatory responsibility.