Health and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

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In this assignment, we are going to review the system policies and procedure for ensuring that communication regarding information on health and safety in health and social care workplace is going accordance with all legislative requirements and assessing the responsibility of a manager in managing health and safety in regards of Fleet Wood Hall Home case study.

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Health and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace:

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Introduction:

Introduction In this assignment, we are going to review the system policies and procedure for ensuring that communication regarding information on health and safety in health and social care workplace is going accordance with all legislative requirements and assessing the responsibility of a manager in managing health and safety in regards of Fleet Wood Hall Home case study. It has been found that after the proper inspection from time to time regarding health concern in Fleet Wood Hall Home it was inadequate and not properly managed and communicated regarding health and safety concern. As the home was not fulfilling the minimum requirement according to the regulation and legislation. Ineffective requirement process was found.

Review system:

Review system The overall system of management was inadequate. After reviewing the case, it was found that Not proper training is given to the staff in the home to manage the system. The home was not full filling all the requirements (breach of requirements). Minimum required amenities is missing. Managing the medicine and its administration and monitoring system is not strong enough that is robust. Not proper grievance redressal system was implemented. Not enough staff was there to provide service. Level of managers understanding is not up to the mark. Staff culture and practice were outdated and not timely training is provided to the nurse and the staff. Quality and safety system of monitoring is not effective. Views of people and families were not considered in regards to safety and health concern.

Policies and procedure:

Policies and procedure There are a lot of existing policies and procedure for communicating information on health and safety in the health and social workplace one among them is data protection act which is now more pertinent. It implies right to privacy. In this, no clear policies are followed. Ambiguous policies are found. As a New Director, he or she must adopt the data privacy system in the workplace. And proper grievance redressal mechanism should be implemented. Medicines were not given in accordance to the home's medication policy, and the not even proper procedure is followed as per Mental Capacity Act 2005. No proper policies are there to ensure the safety and health.

Assess :

Assess The Responsibility for managing health and safety in regards to Fleet Wood Hall Home Case study. About the organizational structure of Fleetwood Hall Home the responsibility for managing health and safety are. As health and safety are at the prime and everyone wants to be safe and healthy. So in regards to organizational structure at fleet wood hall home. So different Health Care services need to require workers to especially carry out different responsibilities. According to the act 1974 of Health and safety, each worker should think twice before they carry out any tasks or any duties. The home was registered to accommodate near about 53 people in three different units. Mental Health Unit. Dementia Unit. General Nursing Unit.

Select:

Select I have selected Dementia care as the service area in the Fleetwood Hall Home Analysis of health and safety priorities in regards to Dementia care as a service. As health and safety are important for everyone but there is a need for comprehensive safety plan for a person living with Dementia disease. As dementia causes some changes in the brain and body that may question safety. Depending upon the stage of the dementia disease safety priorities should be taken, and that includes Judgment as a person who has dementia is forgetting how to use household appliances so priorities should be given to providing good and timely service to the person. Behavior person suffering from such disease get easily confused and fearful. So priorities should be given to make them feel more confident and comfortable, fearless. Physical ability if a person has Dementia than he requires special priorities of safety for making him with balance as he sometimes feels trouble in balancing himself.

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