Course: Defensible Documentation
This course is aimed at:
- Health, Social Care professionals, Care Home staff working in hospitals, community teams, domiciliary care settings and learning disability units. Independent and Voluntary Organisations.
- Raise awareness of importance of keeping accurate and defensible written records.
- Understand the purpose and principles behind quality written information.
- Recognise information that is appropriate for recording.
- Identify effective and appropriate ways of presenting information.
- Understand the need for, and limits of, confidentiality.
This course consists of the following topics:
- Written records for health, social and independent care.
- Good practice guidelines.
- What should be documented.
- Making accurate records.
- The use of 'plain English' and minimising the use of jargon.
- Keeping records secure.
- Confidentiality and data protection.
- Principles of the data protection act.
- Defensible documentation.
- The potential consequences of poor record keeping.
- Adaptable to needs
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- 1 Day
Everything was useful especially understanding the difference between fact and opinion when writing your daily notes.
I found the training very educational and interesting.
Very clear and concise good style of presentation, relaxed and interesting.