Mental Capacity Act 2005 The Fundamentals

What topics are covered by the course?

Training course comprises:

Module 1

About the Course
Introduction to the National Framework
NHS Continuing Healthcare the Basics
Person-centred Care
Personal Information and Confidentiality
Module 2

Assessing Needs
Conducting an Assessment
Writing a Care Plan
Module 3

Screening for NHS Continuing Healthcare
Care Co-ordination
Decision Support Tool (DST)

Who should attend?

Health and social care students

What will I be able to do on completion?

students will be able to understand;
The main features of the process in the National Framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare
The responsibilities of the different healthcare authorities
What happens if someone is not eligible for NHS Continuing Healthcare
The principles of person-centred care
The Caldicott Principles, the NHS Confidentiality Code of Practice and the key points of the 1998 Data protection Act
Conducting an Assessment
The benefits of the Single Assessment Process and other similar approaches
The purpose and nature of contact, overview, specialist and comprehensive assessments
How to provide appropriate information to the individual
The Care Plan the reasons for it, what it should contain and how to apply good practice when developing it
When to screen people for NHS Continuing Healthcare
Applying the NHS Continuing Healthcare Needs Checklist
Identifying the steps in the process of care co-ordination
Following the key tasks in applying the co-ordination process

How will I be assessed?

Not applicable

Guide Price: 40

Delivery: Online
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