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number of friends. It is, therefore, and definitely that they lacked a dynamic support group. However, a professional counselor could be used. Also, another group and Sue went for their advice after his husband initiated the process. 1.3 Analyze the impact for others in the health sector and social care when an individual experiences significant life events Other key players can participate before, during or after SLE. For patients, for example, nurses and attentants, Social workers tend to draw resourceful relationships with the patient because they interact on a daily basis, and they have managed to bond up strongly to create a sense of care and trust. When the sick dies, the nurses could be affected. They undergo chronic grief, which affects their ability to offer quality services and also his or her psychological life. They go ahead if not well supported during pain to shun away from a patient with a similar illness and have the guilt feeling of having failed in their work. (Wilson and Krishbaum (2011)). ‘Stress can result in mental and body discomfort thus causing decline in job satisfaction’ (Rana and Upton, 2013)
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The employer thus needs to identify the stage of the grief of an employee, either nurse, carer, social worker, for practical support by providing regular necessary training. (Chan, 2004 cited in, 2010). Linking to the case study, nurses responsible in Jill’s treatment were immensely stressed, emotional and to an extent, unable to go to a job for several days. This is an indicator that they had created a close bond with their patients that was beyond professional relationships leading to occupational compassion fatigue. (Meaders and Lamson (2008)) LO2: UNDERSTAND THE SUPPORT AVAILABLE FOR INDIVIDUALS EXPERIENCING SIGNIFICANT LIFE EVENTS 2.1Evaluate the effectiveness of organizational policies and procedures in supporting individuals and their social networks affected by significant life events All organization is managed and led by systems that make them provide their services effectively and efficiently. Upon loss of a patient, the health unit should implement and task up organizational policy and procedure guided by the national policies. The protocols that an organization must keenly follow of last right include communicating to deceased patient’s GP, should recording time the patient’s had his or her last breath, communicate with the kin whose details had been provided, and carrying out the wishes of the deceased patient or religious beliefs. All personal belongings are collected and handed over to the future of kin or family after being recorded. This procedure ensures that the victim’s body has been treated with much respect and as per the deceased’s wishes before death or the family wishes. (Times, 2017). Upon death confirmation and the communicated to the doctor, and a death certificate should be issued and announcement must be registered with the relevant office of registration. Some of the policies with significant impact are: Standards of bereavement care 2001 – this policy provides guidelines to be followed by organizations in support of the bereaved families. It was revised in 2012 to accommodate such principles as respect, also confidence, equality, diversity, and safety during bereavement support.
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