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View Unit : Principles of Health and Social Care Practice

Unit
Unit Reference Number
Y/601/1566
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Principles of Health and Social Care Practice
Unit Level
Level 5
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
60
Unit Credit Value
15
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
1.3 Health and Social Care
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

N/A

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

Understand how principles of support are implemented in health and social care practice

1.1

explain how principles of support are applied to ensure that individuals are cared for in health and social care practice

1.2

outline the procedure for protecting clients, patients, and colleagues from harm

1.3

analyse the benefit of following a person-centred approach users of health and social care services

1.4

explain ethical dilemmas and conflict that may arise when providing care, support and protection to users of health and social cares services

2

Understand the impact of policy, legislation, regulation, codes of practice and standards on organisation policy and practice

2.1

explain the implementation of policies, legislation, regulations and codes of practice that are relevant to own work in health and social care

2.2

explain how local policies and procedures can be developed in accordance with national and policy requirements

2.3

evaluate the impact of policy, legislation, regulation, and codes of practice on organisational policy and practice

3

Understand the theories that underpin health and social care practice

3.1

explain the theories that underpin health and social care practice

3.2

analyse how social processes impact on users of health and social care services

3.3

evaluate the effectiveness of inter-professional working

4

Be able to contribute to the development and implementation of health and social care organisational policy.

4.1

explain own role, responsibilities, accountabilities and duties in the context of working with those within and outside the health and social care workplace

4.2

evaluate own contribution to the development and implementation of health and social care organisational policy

4.3

make recommendations to develop own contributions to meeting good practice requirements.

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