This third edition of NVQs in Nursing and Residential Care Homes is fully updated and tailored to the new NVQ syllabus. It is written specifically for care assistants working in care homes who are studying for NVQ level two in health and social care and also provides a solid foundation for higher levels. Care assistants working with the older person in home care, intermediate care and hospital settings will also find this book helpful. It contains accessible and practical information to enable care assistants to provide sensitive, high quality care to the older person.
Chapter 2: HSC22 – Health and Safety.
Chapter 3: HSC23 – Develop your knowledge and practice.
Chapter 4: HSC24 – Ensure your own actions support the care, protection and well–being of individuals.
Chapter 5: HSC25 – Care Planning.
Chapter 6: HSC10 – Support individuals to access and participate in recreational activities.
Chapter 7: HSC213 & HSC214 – Provide food and drink for individuals & Help individuals to eat and drink.
Chapter 8: HSC215 – Help individuals to keep mobile.
Chapter 9: HSC217 – Undertake agreed pressure area care.
Chapter 10: HSC218 – Support individuals with their personal care needs.
Chapter 11: HSC219 – Support individuals to manage continence.
Chapter 12: HSC223 – Contribute to moving and handling individual.
Chapter 13: HSC234 – Ensure you own action support the equality, diversity, rights and responsibilities of individuals.
Chapter 14: HSC235 – Enable individuals to negotiate specific environments
British Journal of Healthcare Assistants, Jan 2008