Ealth and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

Analyse how information from risk assessments informs care planning for individuals and organizational decision making about policies and procedures.
information from lectures slide;Analyse the impact of one aspect of health and safety policy on health and social care practice and its customers.
At the end of this lesson students should be able to analyse some aspects of the health safety policy and impact on health and social care practice and its customerEmployers and directors of the workforce are under a statutory duty under the Health and Safety at work act 1974 to prepare and keep revised a written statement of health and safety policy.
The policy statement should refer to the organization, in terms of manpower, and the arrangements, in term of systems, for implementing the policy.
It should name all directors and managers that are statutory duty holders.The general policy statement and any revision of it ,must be brought to the attention of all employees, e.g. by notification, issue of a document and reinforced by posters throughout the workplace.
The policy document should explain the employers duties, and be backed up by training courses briefing sessions and in the case of new employees, a proper induction procedure.A policy should consist of three parts
A general statement of intent (The organizations overall philosophy regarding health and safety)
Organization (people and their duties and the chain of command in terms of H&S management)
Arrangements(systems and procedures).
These include safety training; safe systems of work; environmental control; safe place of work; machine area guarding; safe equipment; noise control; radiation safety; fire safety andBasic objective of H&S policy statement
Specify that H&S are management responsibilities
Indicate that it is duty of the management to see that everything reasonably has been done to prevent personal injury and maintain a healthy place of work.
Indicate that it is the duty of all employees to act responsibly, and to do everything they can to prevent injury to themselves and fellow workersprevention etc
Identify the main board of directors or the managing board director who have prime responsibility for health and safety
Be dated so as to ensure that it is periodically revised.

Ealth and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

Based on the slides provided please Write no more than 3000words essay. The assignment provides you with an opportunity to show how you can recognise and implement a safe working environment for staff, clients and visitors in a health and social care setting. On completion of the unit and assignment, you will have a clear understanding of:
1. How Health and Safety legislation is implemented in the workplace ( Learning Outcome 1)
2. The ways in which health and safety requirements impact on customers and the work of practitioners, staff, visitors and clients in the health and social care workplace (Learning Outcome 2)
3. The monitoring and review of health and safety policies in the health and social care workplace (Learning Outcome 3)
TASK THREE A written piece of work
Task 3 requires you to submit a written piece of work covering all learning outcomes (LO1s, LO2s & LO3s). You must ensure that all the assessment criteria listed below are adequately answered in your assignment. This task is due on the 16th December 2013

Your submission of not more than 3000 words should include:

Outcomes and assessment requirements:
Outcomes Assessment requirements
On successful completion of this unit a learner will: To achieve each outcome a learner must demonstrate the ability to:
LO1.
Understand how health and safety legislation is implemented in the health and social care workplace
1.1 Review systems, policies and procedures for communicating information on health and social care workplace in accordance with legislative requirements.
1.2 Assess the responsibilities in a specific health and social care work place for the management of health and safety in relation to organizational structure.
1.3 Analyse health and safety priorities appropriate for a specific health and social care work place
LO2.
Understand the ways in which health and safety
requirements impact on
customers and the work of
practitioners in the health and social care workplace 2.1 Analyse how information from risk assessments informs care planning for individuals and organizational decision making about policies and procedures.
2.2 Analyse the impact of one aspect of health and safety policy on health and social care practice and its customers.

2.3 Discuss how dilemmas encountered in relation to implementing systems and policies for health, safety and security may be addressed.

2.4 Analyse the effects of non-compliance with health and safety legislation in a health and social care work place.

LO3.
Understand the monitoring
and review of health and
safety in the health and social care workplace

3.1 Explain how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed.

3.2 Analyse the effectiveness of health and safety policies and practices in the workplace in promoting a positive health and safety culture.

3.3 Evaluate own contribution to placing the health and safety needs of individuals at the Centre of practice.

Assessment and grading criteria

PASS GRADE CONTEXTULISED MERIT GRADE CONTEXTULISED DISTINCTION GRADE
In order to achieve a pass in this unit, all learning outcomes and associated assessment criteria must be met In order to achieve a merit in this unit, pass requirements and all merit grade descriptors stated here must be achieved In order to achieve a distinction in this unit, all pass and merit requirements and distinction descriptors must be achieved
1.1 Review systems, policies and procedures for communicating information on health and safety in the health and social care workplace in accordance with legislative requirements
M3 Present and communicate appropriate findings using a range of methods of presentation.
Use an appropriate structure for the communication and monitoring process

1.2 Assess the responsibilities in a specific health and social care workplace for the management of health and safety in relation to organisational structure M3 Present and communicate appropriate findings using a range of methods of presentation.
Use an appropriate structure for the monitoring process
D3 Demonstrate convergent, lateral and creative thinking when evaluating your responsibilities within the organisation for communicating information on health, safety and security for service users

1.3 Analyse health and safety priorities appropriate for a specific health and social care workplace

2.1 Analyse how information from risk assessment informs care planning for individuals and organisational decision making about policies and procedures M2Select, design and apply appropriate methods and techniques for presenting a range of sources of information to support the Risk Assessment and Care Plan
2.2 Analyse the impact of one aspect of health and safety policy on health and social care practice and its customers
2.3-Discuss how dilemmas encountered in relation to implementing systems and policies for health, safety and security may be addressed
2.4-Analyse the effect of non-compliance with health and safety legislation in a health and social care workplace

3.1-Explain how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed
M2Select, design and apply appropriate methods and techniques for presenting a range of sources of information relating to the monitoring and reviewing of Health and Safety policies and practices
D2Demonstrate autonomy and independence for planning, managing and organising your workload within a team
3.2-Analyse the effectiveness of health and safety policies and practices in the workplace in promoting a positive, healthy and safe culture
3.3-Evaluate own contributions to placing the health and safety needs of individuals at the centre of practice M1Identify and apply strategies to find appropriate solutions for assessing responsibilities for health and safety in the workplace.
Make effective judgements as to how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed by a care organisation
D1Use critical reflection to evaluate your own contribution to ensuring health and safety in a workplace, and justify your conclusions.
Propose realistic improvements for the organisation and yourself in addressing dilemmas encountered

Ealth and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

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Please do make an essay regarding the learning outcomes of the unit discussing the learning assessment criterion in a manager of a care home perspective.
Please site examples.

please do make a two column in the essay. On the first column you will put the learning assessment criterion being discussed. on the second column is the essay itself.

NO plagiarism because we will use the viper software to check the essay.

Referencing Requirements:
any reference from books or internet.

Ealth and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

On successful completion of this unit a learner will: To achieve each outcome a learner must demonstrate the ability to:
LO1.
Understand how health and safety legislation is implemented in the health and social care workplace
1.1 Review systems, policies and procedures for communicating information on health and social care workplace in accordance with legislative requirements.
1.2 Assess the responsibilities in a specific health and social care work place for the management of health and safety in relation to organizational structure.
1.3 Analyse health and safety priorities appropriate for a specific health and social care work place
LO2.
Understand the ways in which health and safety
requirements impact on
customers and the work of
practitioners in the health and social care workplace 2.1 Analyse how information from risk assessments informs care planning for individuals and organizational decision making about policies and procedures.
2.2 Analyse the impact of one aspect of health and safety policy on health and social care practice and its customers.

2.3 Discuss how dilemmas encountered in relation to implementing systems and policies for health, safety and security may be addressed.

2.4 Analyse the effects of non-compliance with health and safety legislation in a health and social care work place.

LO3.
Understand the monitoring
and review of health and
safety in the health and social care workplace

3.1 Explain how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed.

3.2 Analyse the effectiveness of health and safety policies and practices in the workplace in promoting a positive health and safety culture.

3.3 Evaluate own contribution to placing the health and safety needs of individuals at the Centre of practice.















Background Info a Summative assessment to be handed in on 11.4.2014
By using relevant materials from any reliable/authorized source attempt the questions below.


Description of problem to be solved
Using the Case provided (See appendixes) Write an essay of 3000 words (bearing in mind the three learning outcomes) and demonstrate how you can communicate effectively health and safety policies and procedures, legislations, responsibilities and culture using once own work place experience or health and social care organisation of your choice. For example Staffordshire NHS Trust and Birmingham City

1. Understand how and safety legislation is implemented in the health and social care workplace. (1.1, 1.2 & 1.3). Total word count 1000

2. Understand the ways in which health and safety requirements impact on customers and the work of practitioners in the health and social care workplace. (2.1, 2.2, 2.3 & 2.4). Total Word Count 1000

3. Understand the monitoring and review of health and safety in the health and social care workplace. (3.1, 3.2 & 3.3). Total Word Count 1000

Note the Following:
1. Learning Outcomes 1 and 2 to be submitted on week 6 for formative assessment and learning outcomes 3 on week 9.

2. Case studies has been designed to cover individual learning outcome:
i?¶ Case Study 1. Covers for LO 1.1, 1.2 &1.3.
i?¶ Case Study 2. Covers for LO2.1, 2.2, 2.3 &2.4
i?¶ Case Study 3. Covers for LO 3.1, 3.2 & 3.3


N: B. Your essay structure is a combination of academic and vocational writing, with a strong reflective account to be embedded into context covering LO1s, LO2s and LO3s.

Additional source(s) of information for completing each task can be found in the attached case studies.

Assessment and grading criteria

PASS GRADE CONTEXTULISED MERIT GRADE CONTEXTULISED DISTINCTION GRADE
In order to achieve a pass in this unit, all learning outcomes and associated assessment criteria must be met In order to achieve a merit in this unit, pass requirements and all merit grade descriptors stated here must be achieved In order to achieve a distinction in this unit, all pass and merit requirements and distinction descriptors must be achieved
1.1 Review systems, policies and procedures for communicating information on health and safety in the health and social care workplace in accordance with legislative requirements
M3 Present and communicate appropriate findings using a range of methods of presentation.
Use an appropriate structure for the communication and monitoring process
D3 Demonstrate convergent, lateral and creative thinking when evaluating your responsibilities within the organisation for communicating information on health, safety and security for service users

1.2 Assess the responsibilities in a specific health and social care workplace for the management of health and safety in relation to organisational structure M1Identify and apply strategies to find appropriate solutions for assessing responsibilities for health and safety in the workplace. Make effective judgements as to how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed by a care organisation
D1Use critical reflection to evaluate your own contribution to ensuring health and safety in a workplace, and justify your conclusions.

1.3 Analyse health and safety priorities appropriate for a specific health and social care workplace

2.1 Analyse how information from risk assessment informs care planning for individuals and organisational decision making about policies and procedures M2Select, design and apply appropriate methods and techniques for presenting a range of sources of information to support the Risk Assessment and Care Plan
2.2 Analyse the impact of one aspect of health and safety policy on health and social care practice and its customers D3 Demonstrate convergent, lateral and creative thinking when evaluating your responsibilities within the organisation for communicating information on health, safety and security for service users

2.3-Discuss how dilemmas encountered in relation to implementing systems and policies for health, safety and security may be addressed D2Demonstrate autonomy and independence for planning, managing and organising your workload within a team. Propose realistic improvements for the organisation and yourself in addressing dilemmas encountered
2.4-Analyse the effect of non-compliance with health and safety legislation in a health and social care workplace M3 Present and communicate appropriate findings using a range of methods of presentation.
Use an appropriate structure for the monitoring process


3.1-Explain how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed
M2Select, design and apply appropriate methods and techniques for presenting a range of sources of information relating to the monitoring and reviewing of Health and Safety policies and practices. Make effective judgements as to how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed by a care organisation

D2Demonstrate autonomy and independence for planning, managing and organising your workload within a team with logical conclusion reached.
3.2-Analyse the effectiveness of health and safety policies and practices in the workplace in promoting a positive, healthy and safe culture
3.3-Evaluate own contributions to placing the health and safety needs of individuals at the centre of practice M1Identify and apply strategies to find appropriate solutions for assessing responsibilities for health and safety in the workplace. Make effective judgements as to how health and safety policies and practices are monitored and reviewed by a care organisation

D1Use critical reflection to evaluate your own contribution to ensuring health and safety in a workplace, and justify your conclusions.
Propose realistic improvements for the organisation and yourself in addressing dilemmas encountered










Appendix 1Case Study 1 for Learning Outcome 1




CASE STUDY 1 for LO1

North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust
The board found itself facing service improvement targets. Using new corporate and clinical guidance, it set about taking a &a

Ealth and Safety in the Health and Social Care Workplace

please make sure you meet the merit and distinction grade.

Using the Case provided (See appendixes) Write an essay of 3000 words (bearing in mind the three learning outcomes) and demonstrate how you can communicate effectively health and safety policies and procedures, legislations, responsibilities and culture using once own work place experience or health and social care organisation of your choice. For example Staffordshire NHS Trust and Birmingham City

1. Understand how and safety legislation is implemented in the health and social care workplace. (1.1, 1.2 & 1.3). Total word count 1000

2. Understand the ways in which health and safety requirements impact on customers and the work of practitioners in the health and social care workplace. (2.1, 2.2, 2.3 & 2.4). Total Word Count 1000

3. Understand the monitoring and review of health and safety in the health and social care workplace. (3.1, 3.2 & 3.3). Total Word Count 1000

Note the Following:
1. Learning Outcomes 1 and 2 to be submitted on week 6 for formative assessment and learning outcomes 3 on week 9.

2. Case studies has been designed to cover individual learning outcome:
i?¶ Case Study 1. Covers for LO 1.1, 1.2 &1.3.
i?¶ Case Study 2. Covers for LO2.1, 2.2, 2.3 &2.4
i?¶ Case Study 3. Covers for LO 3.1, 3.2 & 3.3

N: B. Your essay structure is a combination of academic and vocational writing, with a strong reflective account to be embedded into context covering LO1s, LO2s and LO3s.

Additional source(s) of information for completing each task can be found in the attached case studies.

Ealth and. safety in the health and social care workplace

I will include the assignment criteria in my personalized order tracking area. I would like flow charts and diagrams to be include in my assignment and it should be written in report style and well reference with full citations.Please i would like my assignment to be plagiarism free. thanks in advance.