Ofqual Logo DfES Logo CCEA Logo
The Register of Regulated Qualifications

View Unit : Promote good practice in handling information in health and social care settings

Unit
Unit Reference Number
J/601/9470
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Promote good practice in handling information in health and social care settings
Unit Level
Level 3
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
16
Unit Credit Value
2
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 2 and 3 must be assessed in a real work environment.

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

Understand requirements for handling information in health and social care settings

1.1

Identify legislation and codes of practice that relate to handling information in health and social care

1.2

Summarise the main points of legal requirements and codes of practice for handling information in health and social care

2

Be able to implement good practice in handling information

2.1

Describe features of manual and electronic information storage systems that help ensure security

2.2

Demonstrate practices that ensure security when storing and accessing information

2.3

Maintain records that are up to date, complete, accurate and legible

3

Be able to support others to handle information

3.1

Support others to understand the need for secure handling of information

3.2

Support others to understand and contribute to records

Equivalent Units
There are no equivalences to display.
2.4.6.0L