pdf Emergency Preparedness, Resilience & Response Policy (249 KB)

This policy:

• Offers guidance, direction and information to Trust staff on managing emergency preparedness resilience and response and Business Continuity management

• Identifies roles, responsibilities and resources for preparing and managing EPRR and BCM.

• Assists in forming action plans in order that the trust can respond to emergencies or business interruption and maintain provision of service during an emergency or business interruption as far as is reasonably practicable.

• Provides a source of reference that will assist in the integration of plans with hospitals, other NHS provider organisations, other emergency services and external agencies

• Provides guidance for good cross-boundary inter-service collaboration

If you would like to see the Equality and Health Inequality Impact Assessment (EIA), please click on the link below:

pdf Emergency Preparedness, Resilience & Response Screening EIA (205 KB)