There’s little that is more important to working in a person-centred setting than good care planning. This short course will serve as a refresher to an experienced practitioner about the importance of care planning, and as an introduction of the concept to a practitioner who is new to role. This course may also be of benefit to a manager of a care team with responsibility for care planning.
- Learners will understand the process of care planning from pre-admission assessment to evaluating the plan and making improvements
- Good care plans promote choice, independence, and dignity by solving problems like pain and sensory loss. Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to create a care plan that achieves this.
- Learners will know good practice for setting up a care plan folder
Advantages of this course
- If you support someone with dementia, a care plan will be an important aspect of the care you provide. Many people living with dementia feel as though theyre losing control of their lives, which can be frightening. It can help to know that certain daily events will always happen at a certain time; most people like to have a routine and a person with dementia is no exception.
- This course will ask you to consider how you could improve the lives of those of support and anchor their days
- Website and video resources are utilised to explain your role and responsibilities further
- There is also suggested extra reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge