The Key Aspects of Current Legislative Requirements and Codes of Practice

The Key Aspects of Current Legislative Requirements and Codes of Practice

Identify The Key Aspects Of Current Legislative Requirements And Codes Of Practice Relevant To Your Subject And The Type Of Organisation Within Which You Would Like To Work.

I have worked in the healthcare sector for over twenty-seven years but have only been a trainer for eight years.

In my role as a healthcare trainer, I have a legal responsibility to be completely up to date with all current legislations and codes of practice so they can be passed on to all our health care workers in order to protect them from prosecution but also to help them achieve the best practice of work.

I stay up to date on all legislation and I do this by being a member of IOSH and getting weekly newsletters from HSE.

HSE website, is for anyone working anywhere in Great Britain that needs information on any piece of legislation or codes of practice in their employment field,

Codes of Practice provide a clear guide for all those who work in healthcare, setting out the standards of practice and conduct workers and their employers should meet.

Different, Individuals, Valuing, Each other, Regardless of, Social background, Interests, Talents
Years = DIVERSITY, this is the code we work from, which stands for:

1. Individuality 5. Independence
2. Rights 6. Dignity
3. Choice 7. Respect
4. Privacy 8. Partnership

These all in one way or another involve laws, acts and code of practices.

Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 Domiciliary Care Regulations 2002
Care Standards Act 2000 Mental Capacity Act 2005
The Police Act 1997 (CRB) No Secrets, Department of Health 2000

Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
To ensure, so far that is reasonably practicable, the health, safety and welfare of all their employees and...

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