Reflection Practice For Health Care Assistant Essays

Page 1 of 47 - About 463 essays
  • Reflective Account Essay

    1560 Words  | 7 Pages

    was to inform my practice. I was working on a elderly dementia ward, specifically clients with challenging behaviours alongside the dementia. I aim to explore the clinical experience and explore my feelings about how the clinical situation transpired, and describe what I would do differently if I was in the same situation again. I will be using the Atkin’s and Murphy’s (1994) framework for reflection. Reflective Model The Atkin’s and Murphy’s (1994) framework for reflection goes through a six

  • Professional Development Essay

    3366 Words  | 14 Pages

    PDP during placement and consider how this has improved the care I provide. I shall use Gibbs Reflective Cycle (1988) to reflect upon these experiences. Stage three will present a new PDP for the remainder of my placement through to becoming a newly qualified practitioner and for the year ahead. PART ONE Aims During placement I aim to address areas of weakness as further learning opportunities, to improve the quality of care I provide whilst working towards qualification. SWOT Analysis

  • Reflective Practice Essay

    2003 Words  | 9 Pages

    area of my practice that has developed through reflection in and on practice. My progress has enhanced with the support of experiences, exploration, training and research together with attending university. The National Health Service (NHS) has employed me for the past fourteen years, for eight years I have worked alongside Community Nurses (CN) as a Health Care Assistant (HCA) within the Community Nursing Team (CNT). My role is to provide nursing care needs in the district, clinic and care home environments

  • : Engage in Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings Essay

    1254 Words  | 6 Pages

    Unit 3: Engage in Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings Unit code: A/601/1429 QCF Level 3 Specialist Credit value: 3 Guided learning hours: 10 1 Understand what is required for competence in own work role in own work role. 1.1 Describe the duties and responsibilities of own work role In supporting pupils effectively you should have a clear idea about the school structure and your role in it . you should have an up to date job description

  • Critical Thinking in Medical Assisting Essay

    1317 Words  | 6 Pages

    medical field, the Medical Assistant is crucial. Medical Assistants are able to multitask and have many skills and are members of the world health care team. Medical assistants perform both clinical procedures and administrative under the supervision of a doctor and nurse, of which both must be licensed. The medical assistant must be able to think critically in their day to day dealing with doctors, nurses, co-workers, most of all the patients. In the entire, medical assistant is the first and last

  • Reflection Assignment Essay

    3594 Words  | 15 Pages

    Nursing Practice SDH1032-N Simon Cripps – Module Tutor and Zoned Academic Summative Assessment – Reflective Account Year One Submitted – 7th January 2013 Cohort 1201 Word Count 2931 This essay will discuss, assess, investigate, question and explore issues which relate to my first year as a student nurse. Evidence based knowledge and practice will be analysed and used to justify the essay content and conclusion. Five essential skills clusters will be reflected upon, which are: care, compassion

  • Philosophy of nursing Essay

    1270 Words  | 6 Pages

    phenomena of human life and human health experiences of individuals, families, or other variety group of people. How can human life be defined? Each person has different points of view to define human life. Human health experiences as science are behavioral functions of human life. The nursing profession bases its practice on human science. This generates knowledge for nurses through education, experience, and research. There are three concepts related to my reflections. The first concept is Humanism

  • Mentorship in Practice Essay

    1644 Words  | 7 Pages

    MENTORSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE The aim of this essay is to demonstrate author’s role as a mentor in organising, managing and leading programmes of learning and critically reflect and evaluate own performance while working with a student in clinical setting. Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) (2006) defines the term ‘mentor’ as the role of a registered nurse who facilitates learning and supervises and assesses students in the practice. Furthermore, NMC also identifies eight domains and standards

  • Gibbs Reflection-Essay

    948 Words  | 4 Pages

    | I will use Gibb’s (1988) cycle of reflection to draw the cultural difference which I encountered whilst on placement as a Health Care Assistant (HCA) in UK practice settings. Gibbs (1988) Reflection Cycle provides a straightforward and structural framework. Reflection is an important part of gaining knowledge and understanding, to reflect on experiences, either positive or negative, allowing for self-criticism

  • Unit 502: Promote Professional Development

    2029 Words  | 9 Pages

    Management Health and Social Care Unit 502: Promote Professional Development OUTCOME 1 1.1 Explain the importance of continually improving knowledge and practice 1.1 – it is important for me to continually improving my knowledge, and ensure that I am aware of, and follow, the current health & social care standards, legislation, and guidelines for good practice. Learning new skills and refreshing training enables me to progress, and achieve within my career and working practices. Personal