SUBJECT: COMPETENCY OF CARE PROVIDERS REFERENCE #7001
APPROVED BY: REVISED:
Competence is based on training, education and experience and is assessed at the time
individuals are hired, and at regular intervals thereafter, to ensure that individuals have adequate
knowledge and skills to perform their duties.
This policy applies to all employees, volunteers and contract individuals. It does not apply
to medical staff.
Competency assessments are updated and reviewed annually.
The Program Director or designee is responsible and accountable for ensuri