Understanding Health and Safety in Social Care Settings
1.1 List legislation relating to general health and safety in a social care setting
* Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
* Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) regulations 2002
Task 1> Understand how to plan and provide environments and services that support children and young people’s health and safety.
1.1 Describe the factors to take into account when planning healthy and safe indoor and outdoor environments and services.
While it is necessary to provide activity’s...
Identify four different reasons why people communicate.
Explain how effective communication can affect relationships in an adult social care setting between:
Colleagues and other professionals:
Individuals using the service and their carers
Using the table below, identify...
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Explain how a working relationship is different from a personal relationship
1. A working relationship is different because of boundaries, professional codes of conduct, employer policies and procedures. In your working relationship you would be friendly have a different...
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Principles for implementing duty of care in
health, Social care or children’s and young people’s settings
When working with children and young people in any setting understanding ‘Duty of Care’ is Paramount.
What it means to have a duty of care in own work role
How duty of care contributes to the safeguarding...
Unit 4222-201 Introduction to communication in health, social care
or children’s and young people’s settings
1.1 Identify different reasons why people communicate
People communicate for different reasons, to portray their feelings, emotions, pain, opinions, etc. The communication could be professional...
accidents. To explain what it means, it means you are responsible for people's well-being.
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Understand health and safety in social care settings
1. Understand the different responsibilities relating to health and safety in social care settings
1.1. Identify legistation relating to health and safety in social care setting
Current legislation and subsequent...
HSC024 PRINCIPLES OF SAFEGUARDING AND PROTECTION IN HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE
1.1 Define the following types of abuse
-Physical abuse -
Is an act of another party involving contact intended to cause feelings of physical pain, injury or other physical suffering or bodily harm.
UNIT NUMBER: - UNIT 11/SHC 34
UNIT TITLE: Principles for implementing duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
1.1 Explain what it means to have a duty of care in own work role?
Duty of care is a legal obligation to act toward others with careful attention and...
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Handle Information in Health and Social Care Settings
Competent practice is a combination of the application and skills and knowledge informed by values and ethics. These questions detail the knowledge...
Identify and discuss the key requirements of the service/centre policies and legislations that relate to the performance of your work role and where/how to access same.
The key requirements of “Wakefield Early Learning Centre” policies are to provide a safe and healthy environment for our children, and...
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relating to general health and safety in a sociel care setting.
Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (also referred to as HSWA, the HSW Act, the 1974 Act or HASAWA) is the primary piece of legislation covering occupational health and safety in Great Britain.
The Health and Safety Executive, with local...
Ethical Dilemmas Encountered by Members of the American Psychological Association:
A National Survey
Kenneth S. Pope
Valerie A. Vetter
ABSTRACT: A random sample of 1,319 members of the American Psychological Association (APA) were asked to describe incidents that they found ethically challenging...
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elder care are faced with several legal and ethical dilemmas in a daily basis. Besides to the social and legal dilemma it creates, elder abuse, neglect or also known as elder mistreatment is a massive health care crisis that can lead to long term health complications and even death (Fulmer & Greenberg...