Match the following legal and ethical considerations for working with older

Match the following legal and ethical considerations

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9. Match the following legal and ethical considerations for workingwith older people to their correct descriptions. a. Codes of practice b. Dignity of risk c. Discrimination d. Duty of care e. Human rights f. Privacy, confidentiality, and disclosure g. Work health and safety Write the letter of your answers in the spaces provided. i. It means respecting the person’s autonomy and independence, and allowing him/her to make choices for himself/herself. ii. These provide practical guidance to achieving health, safety, and welfare standards when working with older people. iii. This is the legal obligation of aged care workers in ensuring their clients’ and colleagues’ health, safety, and welfare. iv. These are the basic privileges of all human beings no matter what his/her race, religion, nationality, sex, or status. v. These are concerned with protecting one’s personal information and self from being pried by others. vi. It is the unjust treatment of older people and other persons based on their race, age, and sex. vii. It is the practice of ensuring and protecting the safety, health, and welfare of clients and employees in the aged care setting. Assessment Workbook 5 Version No. 1.0 May 2018 Page 41
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b.Treat clients with dignity and respect.3.Below are indicators of abuse and neglect. WritePHif it is an indicator of physical abuse or neglect;SE if it is an indicator of sexual abuse;PS if it is an indicator of psychological abuse/neglect; andFI if it is an indicator of financial abuse/neglect. Assessment Workbook 5 Version No. 1.0 May 2018 Page 42
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11.Which of the following are true about compulsory reporting forpotential abuse situations?Guidance: There are five (5) correct answers.
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