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Handling Information - for Health and Social Care

Handling Information - for Health and Social Care
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The importance of good recording, storage of information, and knowing when to share information are described using everyday scenarios.


This course is aimed at:

  • New members of staff in Healthcare Support Worker roles
  • New members of staff in Adult Social Care Worker roles
  • Any staff members who provide direct care to patients or individuals needing support
  • This course will also be useful for:
  • Staff moving into new roles within their organisation
  • Refreshing the knowledge of any member of staff

    About this course

    This course contains four bite-sized modules that use practice-based scenarios, videos and engaging questions to bring the subject to life.

  • The two modules are:
  • Handling information: agreed ways of working and legislation
  • Secure systems, up-to-date records and reporting issues
  • Each module takes between five and ten minutes to complete; the modules that contain video clips take a little longer. The knowledge element of standard 14 of the Care Certificate is covered in this course. 


    In this course you will learn: 

  • About confidentiality and when to share information
  • The relevant legislation
  • The data protection principles
  • About the secure storage of information
  • The importance of clear recording in care plans
  • How to report concerns about the recording, storage or sharing of information


    Here are some of the topics covered in this course:

  • Confidentiality of information: Sharing information: The Data Protection Act: The Freedom of Information Act: Care Plans: Reporting concerns.