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.
Social prescribing provides a person-centred approach to care. Learn about what social prescribing is, why it’s important and how to promote it here.
The Care Certificate helps to standardise the training of health and social care workers. We outline what it involves and how you can achieve it here.
Your duty of care is a legal obligation and something you must abide by. We explain how health and social care workers demonstrate duty of care here.
Effective communication plays an instrumental role in health and social care. Learn about its importance and how to overcome any barriers here.
Remaining vigilant to signs of abuse in adults is extremely important. We outline the ten categories that adult abuse may form part of here.