P_HR_08 Professional Registration
This policy has been developed from the NHS Employment Check Standards to ensure that Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust is fully compliant with the standards, and to reduce the risk of harm or damage to patients. The purpose of this policy is to implement a coordinated and uniform approach to Professional Registrations, qualification checks and alerts.
This policy is intended to provide an overview for Professional Registrations processes and procedures included within the remit of the HR Operations Team. It sets out responsibilities for Human Resources, managers and staff within Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust in relation to registrations and certification and NHS Employment Standards.