Implement person centred approaches in health and social care (HSC26)
Define person centred values
Person centred care respects the values and uniqueness of individuals, helping them to get their independence back. And can be designed to enable individuals to direct their own care in ways suited to them, working with various healthcare professionals to reach set goals.
Explain why it is important to work in a way that embeds person centred values It is important as the person is treated as an individual and not labelled, allowing the individual to maintain their sense of being a person, Understanding their emotional needs and preferences, by doing this you help maintain the service users identity, independence and self esteem.
Explain why risk taking can be part of person centred approach Supporting service users to take risks to do what they have chosen is part of a person centred way of working. This can be done by speaking to individuals finding out their needs, also reading their care plan to see specific preferences an speaking to friends and relatives about the individuals background.
Explain how using and individual care plan contributes to working in a person’s centred way The individuals care plan is focused solely around the wants and needs of the individual, by following care plans you are fulfilling the individuals wants and needs, supporting them in a way that they or their family members desire. Looking at the individuals needs and building and plan around it, service users should be at the centre of their plans ensuring the right support is being provided.
Explain the importance of establishing consent when providing care or support Consent is important as it makes the service user aware of what is going to happen, actions that will be taken, and any implications. Consent protects both the service user and care giver against any legal challenges should any arise....
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