This quality standard from NICE covers the health and wellbeing of all employees, including their mental health. It describes high-quality care in priority areas for improvement. It does not cover managing long-term sickness absence.
The Quality statements for this standard are
- Employees work in organisations that have a named senior manager who makes employee health and wellbeing a core priority.
- Employees are managed by people who support their health and wellbeing.
- Employees are managed by people who are trained to recognise and support them when they are experiencing stress.
- Employees have the opportunity to contribute to decision-making through staff engagement forums.