Title: Dementia - Person Centred
Duration: 1 Hours
Certification: In House or awarding body
This Person-Centred Care training course teaches health and social care workers how to effectively deliver person-centred care. It explains the principles of person-centred care set out by the Health Foundation and the importance of shared decision making, which help you provide individualised care to patients and improve their quality of life.
The training explains why tailoring your care to a person’s individual wants and needs is important, and how it benefits your healthcare setting as a whole. It also explains how to fulfill person-centred care practices in compliance with the Health and Social Care Act and other crucial legal requirements, including data protection and consent. When you complete the course, you’ll know how to help service users take part in decision-making processes, how to deliver day-to-day personalised care, and how to ensure care plans cover all the patient’s needs. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge required to help your care setting achieve a high standard of care.
By the end of this course, learners will:
• Understand what person-centred care means and why it is important.
• Recognise what the principles of person-centred care require and what the 6 Cs mean.
• Know what pieces of legislation relate to person-centred care, particularly the Health and Social Care Act.
• Be able to apply person-centred care in practice to fulfil the principles.
• Know how to carry out shared decision making in a person-centred way.
• Understand what type of information a person-centred care plan should include.
• Recognise the importance of keeping records, storing information in accordance with data protection law, and acquiring consent from patients.
• Know where to find further resources and training.