Unit HSC 2024 –Undertake agreed pressure area care
Pressure sores or decubitus ulcers are the result of a constant deficiency of blood to the tissues over a bony area such as a heel which may have been in contact with a bed or a splint over an extended period of time. The surface of the skin
The skin is the largest organ of the body and it acts as a waterproof protector for all of the internal organs, it is comprised of several layers including the Epidermis which is the outer layer and is a protective multi-layered self renewing structure which varies in thickness depending on which pa
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Pressure Injuries in the Perioperative Environment.
Critical Incident Essay 30%
Figure 1 from Walton-Greer, P. (2009). Prevention of Pressure Ulcers in the Surgical Patient. AORN Journal, 89(3), 538-552.
In Association With
Learning work book to contribute to the achievement of the underpinning knowledge for unit: HSC 2024
Undertake Agreed Pressure Area Care
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Edexcel competence-based qualifications
Edexcel Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England (QCF) Edexcel Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for Wales and Northern Ireland (QCF)
For first registration January 2011 Issue 4
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Describe how incorrect handling and moving techniques can damage the skin.
Identify a range of interventions that can reduce the risk of skin breakdown and pressure sores.
Describe the changes to an individual skin conditions that should be reported.
It is important to avoid or pre
Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
For Unit SHC22
What are you ﬁnding out?
Personal development is not just to do with education or training and the development of skills and interests. It is also about developing a b
HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE
Standards & Guidelines for Resolution & Learning
1 April 2009
Complaints in Health and Social Care: Standards and Guidelines for
Resolution and Learning replaces the existing HPSS Complaints Procedure
1996 and provides a streamlined process t
UNIT 4222-234 HSC 2030 PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR SLEEP
1.1 Explain how sleep contributes to an individual’s well-being
sleep is essential for our health and wellbeing. It allows our body to rejuvenate and restore itself. It helps the body to create new cells. Sleep deprivation is one of the bigg
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SHC 31 : Promote communication in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
1. Understand why effective communication is important in the work setting.
1.1 Identify different reasons why people communicate
People communicate to express their needs and share ideas and...
HSC 024 PRINCIPLES OF SAFEGUARDING
AND PROTECTION IN HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE
1. How to recognise signs of abuse
1.1 & 1.2 Define the following types of abuse and explain the signs and symptoms-
TYPE OF ABUSE | DEFENITION | SIGNS/SYMPTOMS |
Physical abuse | This is any form of harm
Unit 4222-331 Support use of medication in social care settings (HSC 3047)
Outcome 1 – Understand the legislative framework for the use of medication in social care settings.
1. Identify legislation that governs the use of medication in social care settings.
The Medicines Act 1968
Dip NVQ Level 3 HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE HSC 2028
HSC 2028 - Move and Position Individuals in Accordance with their Plan of Care
1 Understand anatomy and physiology in relation to moving and positioning individuals
1.1 Outline the anatomy and physiology of the human body in relation to the import
Wound Care Essay
This essay will focus on a chosen client and how, as a registered nurse, evidenced based practice was implemented to prevent the development of a pressure ulcer, as indicated by National Institute of Clinical Excellence NICE (2005) and European Pressure Ulce
1.Skin is the largest organ of the body covering its surface and it has multiple layers of tissue and guards the underlying muscles, bones, ligaments and internal organs and The skin protects us from microbes and the elements, helps regulate body temperature, and permits
THE SIGNIFICANCE OF PRIMARY HEALTH CARE DESIGN EVOLUTION TO HEALTH TREND IN MALAYSIA
Associate Professor (Ar) Norwina Mohd. Nawawi
International Islamic University Malaysia
23rd May 2004
Keywords: Design, Medical & Health Trend, Culture & Tradition, Technology &
HSC 358 IDENTIFY THE INDIVIDUAL AT RISK OF SKIN BREAKDOWN AND UNDERTAKE THE APPROPRIATE RISK ASSESSMENT
Upon arriving at the care home, I shut the door behind me, clocked in using my time card and signed the staff log book which is a requirement of the fire safety policy. P