Medication training ensures the correct management is used when treating medical conditions. We outline the responsibilities for carers.
Within the health and social care sector, dehydration can have a severe impact. Learn about the ways it can be recognised and prevented here.
Liberty Protection Safeguards will be introduced in April 2022. We outline the aim of LPS and why it is changing from DoLS here.
Despite the importance of resilience in health and social care, it is currently a skills gap. Find strategies for building resilience in healthcare professionals here.
Supporting patients’ wellbeing is paramount in health and social care. We explain what duty of candour is and highlight the responsibilities.
Health and safety in care homes brings a number of potential challenges. We detail the common hazards and outline how risks can be managed.
We offer guidance on risk enablement in health and social care, and the responsibility of promoting an individual’s positive wellbeing here.
If you work in health and social care, you should be familiar with CQC and know what to expect from their visits. Find guidance on how to prepare here.
Professional development in health and social care plays a fundamental role in providing high-quality care. Learn about the benefits and opportunities here.
Active participation plays an integral role in the delivery of high-quality, person-centred care. Find out how it can be supported in your work setting here.