Policies

By-Laws & Policies

Our By-Laws serve as the foundational framework for the governance of Grey Bruce Hospice. They outline the structure of our organization, the roles and responsibilities of our Board of Directors, and the rules and procedures that govern our operations. These By-Laws ensure that we maintain the highest standards of accountability and transparency.

Our policies cover a wide range of areas that impact our day-to-day operations, including but not limited to:

  • Resident Care: We are committed to delivering the best possible care to our residents. Our policies outline the standards and procedures for assessing, planning, and providing care that meets the unique needs of each individual.
  • Volunteer Engagement: Our dedicated volunteers are an essential part of our team. We have policies in place to recruit, train, and support our volunteers in providing compassionate care.
  • Ethical Guidelines: We adhere to a strict code of ethics that governs our decision-making processes, ensuring that all actions are taken with the best interests of our residents and their families in mind.
  • Privacy and Confidentiality: We understand the importance of protecting personal information and ensuring confidentiality. Our policies outline our commitment to safeguarding the privacy of those we serve. Our Executive Director is the GBH Privacy Officer.
  • Financial Accountability: Grey Bruce Hospice operates with transparency and fiscal responsibility. Our financial policies ensure that resources are used effectively to further our mission.
  • Safety and Quality Assurance: We prioritize the safety and well-being of our residents, families, and staff. Our policies include measures to maintain a safe and high-quality care environment.

These By-Laws and Policies are living documents that are reviewed at least every two-years and updated to reflect changing regulations, best practices, accreditation standards, and the evolving needs of our community.

At Grey Bruce Hospice, we are dedicated to providing comfort, dignity, and support to those facing end-of-life journeys. Our By-Laws and Policies are a testament to our commitment to upholding the highest standards of care and service. If you have any questions or require further information about our By-Laws and Policies, please feel free to contact us. We are here to serve our community with compassion and integrity.