Activity Give three examples of how you can contribute to and implement the following for clients: Privacy Dignity Confidentiality Reporting There are certain things that need to be reported in the care industry, such as: Accidents and injuries Clients’ progress Medical care and medication Mandatory notification. These examples and similar are likely to have information and evidence gathered by a care provider, which is communicated to a supervisor, for record-keeping or for action to be taken.
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P a g e | 25 Activity 4A Estimated Time 20 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to comply with the organisation’s reporting requirements, including reporting observations to supervisor. Activity Outline your organisation’s reporting requirements. If there are different requirements for different types of report, outline the different requirements.
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P a g e | 27 Activity 4B Estimated Time 30 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to complete and maintain documentation according to organisation policy and protocols. Activity Complete a piece of paperwork to organisation standard. You can do this on company forms (if provided) or by writing something in the accepted style (font, border, headers, etc.). How can you maintain documentation in a manner consistent with reporting requirements? What are your organisation’s specification regarding this?
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P a g e | 29 Activity 4C Estimated Time 30 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to store information according to organisation policy and protocols. Activity Identify as many different types of filing system used in your workplace as you can. What are they for?
P a g e | 30 Skills and Knowledge Activity Estimated Time 1 Hour Objective To provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge of the foundation skills, knowledge evidence and performance evidence. Activity Complete the following individually and attach your completed work to your workbook. The answers to the following questions will enable you to demonstrate your knowledge of: Different contexts for provision of personal support and impacts on the way services are provided Role and responsibilities of the personal support providers and workers Concepts of enablement and re-ablement Legal and ethical requirements related to the provision of personal support, and how these are applied in an organisation and individual practice Basics of: o body hygiene o grooming o oral hygiene o human body system Personal safety and security risks associated with provision of personal support and strategies to minimise those risks Features, functions and safe use of equipment and aids used in provision of personal support and devices used by the person including the importance of adjusting equipment and aids to the needs of the individual Techniques for completing physical support routines Infection control procedures Organisational reporting technologies Answer each question in as much detail as possible, considering your organisational requirements for each one.
- supervisor, Care of residents