Care Skills 5N2770Part 1 –Skills Demonstrations Learner Brief

Written Account 17% part 1

You are required to outline and demonstrate your ability to assist a client with a Bed Bath. You should use  the below guidelines to write your written account.

Introduction and aims: -(5 marks)

Title of skill 

Advance preparation

–Preparation of area, what equipment is needed? (1 Marks)–

-Health and safety precautions taken? (1 Marks) Identifying the needs of the client–

What are the specific needs of the client? (1 Marks)

– What information do you need and where do you look for that information? (1 Marks)–

- How do you prepare the client for the specific task –consent, explanation of task etc.?  (1 Marks)

Implementation: -(8 marks)

-How did you assist the client while completing this skill –step by step of what you did. (2 Marks)

-How did you promote independence and dignity while carrying out the skill? (2 Marks)

-How did you show effective communication with the client and other members of the team? (2 Marks)

-Discuss the importance of being  observant to changes in the clients condition during the procedure (2 Marks)

Evaluation & Conclusion -(4 marks)

-Describe how you would ensure that correct  report writing measures were followed (1 Marks)

-How did you promote positive attitudes in relation to care  of the older person in the home  or in a residential facility? (1 Marks)

-Brief evaluation of your performance during the skill –how did you do & what did you learn? (2 Marks)