Also planning the day and having a routine which best fits around each individual ensuring that their best interests and personal choices come first. Other ways are - It also our duty of care to promote independence, and ensure that all individuals are aware of what their rights are. We should be aware of how to recognize signs of abuse, neglect or unacceptable behaviour and to follow policies and procedures if this happens All individuals should be treated fairly and without prejudice Informing management if there is anything that is stopping us from carrying out our job safely Complying with health and safety regulations Ensuring residents know about the complaints procedure and to report a complaint | 1.2 Explain how duty of care contributes to the safeguarding or protectionof individuals | We are responsible in keeping individuals safe from harm, whether it is illness, abuse or harm and injury. We can do this by involving families and other health care professionals in their care plan, getting ideas on ways best to support their family. Following a code of practice and
Unit 207 Task A Ai) Person centered values means treating the clients as individuals making sure that they are being treated with dignity and respect, making sure that they have there privacy, and that they have their independence, we need to make sure to give clients a choice of different things and that they have a right to choose them, we also need to recognise that working with professionals is partnership not a relationship. Aii) It is important for care workers because we want to treat our clients as individuals and they way you want to be treated. The main reason why it is important is because it is a law requirement, they come from different acts such as, Human Rights Act 1998, Health and Social Care Act 2008 and the Codes of Practice. Care Quality Commission got the essentials standards from the Health and Social Care Act. If the person centered value are all being followed correctly then the clients should feel happy and content.
It is really important for our service users to exercise their rights as human beings. Staff should also respond appropriately to any complaint they receive from service users or their families. If an informal complaint is made this should be discussed in a private room and this may in itself stop it becoming a formal issue. The staff member receiving the complaint should listen carefully; taking everything into consideration that is said to them and let the service user know what will then happen once they have made their formal complaint. If complaints are not responded to by staff appropriately then the service and the service provider will not improve.
Expectations of issues like confidentiality must ethically be addressed so the clients understand the severity of the information they are being asked to keep private. Given the leader addresses all ethical concerns are and re-addresses them if necessary, the group stands to have a very successful outcome. Ethical concerns effect many professions including Human Services. Group counseling is no exception. Many issues can arise that potentially effect one or all of a group if their leader does not follow proper ethical guidelines.
It is their right as an individual to be able to make informed choices about their own lives even if you disagree with their choice. You can also seek advice and information from your Manager or Senior staff. What having a duty of care means for a care giving organisation? Duty of care is a requirement that the social care worker acts towards others with the watchfulness, attention, caution and prudence that a reasonable person in the circumstances would. If the social care worker’s actions do not meet these standards of care, then the acts are considered negligent and any damages resulting may be
The Relationship Lens is focused on processing the systems needing for an ethical organization. It protects the basic liberties of all people Everyone is entitled to their rights no mater what their income status is as well as the right to a fair process. The Reputation Lens is focused on whether we are exhibiting the virtues which are prized in the community for people who are in our roles. These ethical lenses affected my decision making in that it ensured that I was open and honest in all facts of these cases. Ethical perspective is not always about making everyone happy, because it is virtually impossible to make everyone happy.
Smithsonian desire is for all patient to be well informed of his or her care plan. To make certain that patients understand the facility provides interpreters to help individuals participate in his or her procedures. Informed consents allows individuals to give permission prior to provider treatment. The consent protects patients and the facility, however situations may occur in emergencies when minors or adults are not available to sign and providers must make an ethical decision to save the patient. Religious beliefs also affect healthcare, some individuals refuse to receive blood transfusion if the patient is available to sign the refusal care providers
Although it is the parents or guardians decision to give consent it must be signed before any child can participate in any studies or research. Informed consent is when all risks and benefits have been fully explained and any questions should be answered before any consent is established. Personal information should not be disclosed to the public and all privacy and confidentiality issue should be addressed. Ethical issues also arise with the use of children and if they should be subject to something that might be harmful or painful. So anyone considering making a child be a part of a research study must consider if the benefits will out way the
Policies and procedures must reflect and incorporate legislative requirements as the policies and procedures are set out through legislation in the first place. Policies and procedures which are put in place are to ensure that legislation is being followed so that all people in the care setting are safe and that all needs are being met up to standard and within the law. Policies and procedures must reflect on legislation to ensure they are carrying out tasks such as administrating medication in the correct manner. For example if a medication procedure was put in place and it was not in line with legislation then this could cause the care company or organisation to be punished by the law as it may well cause harm to a customer or member of the public. Outcome 2 1.
The training on HIPAA Online has helped me in knowing that as a medical professional, one has a responsibility of keeping all patients medical information with a high level of confidentiality. All of the professionals in the medical field are required to observe all the guidelines of HIPAA in that when one comes in constant with patients’ information, they are required to observe all the specific guidelines provided by HIPAA. If they failed to do their jobs, they could be highly penalized for their actions. As, a human services profession this Online HIPAA training enforce me to be aware of my requirement to maintain the highest degree confidentiality of the clients’ information. This is ethical because disclosing patients’ information to third parties is very wrong because it violates the patient’s privacy rights (Mamorsky,