AMANDEEP KAUR09623HLT54115 Diploma of NursingHLTENN008 Apply legal and ethicalparameters to nursing practiceQ1. Children and other vulnerable people need special protections:a. List three (3) Victorian and/or federal specific legislation regardingchildren and young people.Child Wellbeing and Safety Act 2005Children and Justice Legislation Amendment Act 2017Commission for Children and Young People Act 2012Working with Children Act 2005b.Hundreds of applicants apply to work as nurses, child care educatorsevery day. How does the Victorian State legislation ensure the safety ofchildren and vulnerable population against applicants with a history ofcriminal activity or child molestation?c.Describe what mandatory reporting is, who is required to report, whatthey are mandated to report.Mandatory Reporting is a term used to describe the legislativerequirement to report any serious cases of abuse or other hazardsrelated to workplace. Risks associated sexual inappropriate behavioursand any other type of abuse and these are reported to the appropriatepeople.d.Name the legislation that describes mandatory reporting requirementsin Victoria.Aged Care Act
AMANDEEP KAUR09623e. Refer to the Australian Institute of Family Studies publications andcomplete the following table regarding the legal and ethicalconsiderations relevant to mandatory reporting in Victoria. One of thecolumns has been done for you.orted?Physical abuseSexual abuseIf you notice any abuse of children in the workplace or clinicAnswer :Code of Ethics for nurses in AustraliaNursing and Midwifery Board ofAustraliaCode of Professional conduct forNursesNursing and Midwifery Board ofAustraliaQ2. Where can you find the following?Q3. A) How does the Mental Health Act of 2014 provide for the developmentand implementation of codes of practice?Who should report? What must be reported?Abuse and neglect types Legal provision
AMANDEEP KAUR09623The Mental Health Act has a number of core principles and objectives,including:assessment and treatment are provided in the least intrusive andrestrictive waypeople are supported to make and participate in decisions about theirassessment, treatment and recoveryindividuals’ rights, dignity and autonomy are protected and promoted atall timespriority is given to holistic care and support options that are responsiveto individual needsthe wellbeing and safety of children and young people are protected andprioritisedCarers are recognised and supported in decisions about treatment andcare.B) List examples of two (2) Victorian and/or commonwealth legislations, andtwo (2) standards that apply to mental health.