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View Unit : Assess the individual in a health and social care setting

Unit
Unit Reference Number
J/601/5242
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Assess the individual in a health and social care setting
Unit Level
Level 5
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
41
Unit Credit Value
6
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
1.3 Health and Social Care
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

This unit must be assessed in accordance with Skills for Care and Development's QCF Assessment Principles.

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

Understand assessment processes

1.1

Compare and contrast the range and purpose of different forms of assessment

1.2

Explain how partnership work can positively support assessment processes

2

Be able to lead and contribute to assessments

2.1

Initiate early assessment of the individual

2.2

Support the active participation of the individual in shaping the assessment process

2.3

Undertake assessments within the boundaries of own role

2.4

Make recommendations to support referral processes

3

Be able to manage the outcomes of assessments

3.1

Develop a care or support plan in collaboration with the individual that meets their needs

3.2

Implement interventions that contribute to positive outcomes for the individual

4

Be able to promote others’ understanding of the role of assessment

4.1

Develop others’ understanding of the functions of a range of assessment tools

4.2

Develop others’ understanding that assessment may have a positive and/or negative impact on an individual and their families

4.3

Develop others’ understanding of their contribution to the assessment process

5

Review and evaluate the effectiveness of assessment

5.1

Review the assessment process based on feedback from the individual and/or others

5.2

Evaluate the outcomes of assessment based on feedback from the individual and/or others

5.3

Develop an action plan to address the findings

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