Principles of care in HSC
Task 2: LO2 Understand the impact of policy, legislation, regulation, codes of practice and standards on organisation policy and practice. What you must do –
Scenario: When Rachel’s mum became ill, it became clear she was struggling to live on her own. While also looking after her young son and her parents – in – law, Rachel began the search for a suitable care home. Since her mum was paying for her own care, Rachel thought it would be easy to find the right home. But the reality was anything but.
2.1 In the this report you must explain the implementation of policies e.g. confidentiality, Every child matters; legislation- Care Act 2014, regulations by Care Quality Commission (CQC) and codes of practice e.g. CQC codes or Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) that are relevant to Rachel finding a care home for her mother and also your own work in health and social care. Here you must use examples from your own health and social care practice to support your answer. (210 Words)
2.2 Explain how local policies and procedures can be developed in accordance with national and policy requirements. Relate your answers to your own workplace setting. (210 Words)
2.3 Evaluate the impact of policy, legislation, regulation and Codes of Practice on organisational policy and practice (changes to practice and development needs) with respect to Rachel and her mother (give two sides – negative and positive). Relate your answers also to your own workplace setting. (210 Words)
Task 3: LO3 Understand the theories that underpin health and social care practice. What you must do. Scenario.
As a recent graduate trainee employee, you have been requested by your line manager to carry out a research to produce a paper to be used as part of mandatory induction training for new employees. In the first part of the research paper you are requested to explain the theories that underpin health and social care.
3.1 In your research paper explain theories on human growth and development (use Sigmund Erikson, Freud models) managing loss and change, managing stress and behaviour and use examples from own workplace in the context of health and social care. (240 Words)
3.2 In this research paper, analyse with examples, the impact of social processes, e.g. poverty, unemployment, social exclusion, marginalisation etc in health and social care in a diverse society. (210 Words)
3.3 Evaluate the effectiveness of inter professional working. You are expected to give examples from experiences from own workplace to show the effectiveness of inter – professional working. (210 Words)
LO4: Be able to contribute to the development and implementation of health and Social care organisational policy. What you must do
Produce a report on how you are able to contribute to the development and implementation of health and social care organisational policy.
4.1 Explain in your report own role; your own responsibilities; accountabilities and your duties in the context of working with those within and outside the health and social care workplace. Here you are to produce a list of your own roles, responsibilities accountabilities and duties within your workplace. Use your own workplace setting to buttress your understanding. (210 Words)
4.2 Evaluate your own contribution in your health and social care workplace practice to the development and implementation of health and social care organisational policy. Use Gibbs reflective cycle to support your answer.(210 Words)
4.3 Make recommendations in your report on how to develop your own contributions to meeting good practice requirements. (210 Words). * Avoid Repetitions.*