Webinar: Practical Guidance for Policy and Procedure Development
This webinar is hosted by Oonagh Gilvarry, Chief Technical Officer at HCI. Oonagh presents a webinar for nursing homes to provide practical guidance around policy and procedure development. Oonagh discusses the key applicable legislation, the latest HIQA inspection findings in relation to policies and procedures and illustrates a model for planning and development of policies and procedures.
Oonagh Gilvarry, Chief Technical Officer, HCI
As Chief Technical Officer, Oonagh is responsible for the development of Quality and Safety Management Systems that effectively address organisational regulatory requirements while meeting business needs. Through her evaluation of emerging research, tools and technologies, Oonagh ensures that best-in-market techniques are utilised throughout HCI services.
Oonagh has been central to HCI’s work with regulatory bodies in the development of standards for key health and social care areas. Oonagh has substantial experience in the development and delivery of training programmes in the areas of Infection Prevention and Control, Risk Management, PIC Training for Nursing Homes, Internal Audit and Policy and Procedure Training. She also led out on the HCI Covid-19 Lookback Review Programme last year.
Oonagh has lectured extensively within NUIG and is a qualified ISO Lead Auditor.