The standards that will be discussed have been chosen as they are relevant to the protection of children against abuse in a care setting. The first standard to be discussed is that of Standard Four, Children’s Rights. Under Standard Four there is a procedure in place informing young people on how to make a complaint or express any concerns they may have about their care. When a young person makes a complaint either on their own or with the help of a second party they are informed as to how it will be dealt with. The appropriate persons in the Health Service Executive are immediately notified of any serious complaints.
This legislation is very important to protecting children. Part seven this document looked at childcare practitioners and how to do their job. This looked at the environment and the space the children need and does it have quality standards. This legislation looks at the best interest of the child in the family home and is very child centred. The Childcare Act 2006 looks at the standard of childcare services.
Kids wetting pants or pyjamas is a nuisance at any age but you need to try and respond always with patience and reassurance. Toddler bed wetting at some point during your child''s toddler years is almost inevitable. Sometimes a child is dry for months and then returns to bed wetting - possibly triggered by changes in his
By this point, it will be clear that something is wrong and you’ll most likely keep them home because of it. When Is The Contagious Period? Fifth Disease can be spread when nasal mucus or saliva comes in contact with another child’s eyes or mouth. As you can imagine, young children in daycare are not the best at covering their own mouth or nose when they cough or sneeze, and if they do, they don’t wash their hands immediately afterward. The odd thing about fifth disease is that a child isn’t contagious once they have a visible rash, and many parents think that is the point to keep their child home from daycare.
In her book, she explains to professionals and mothers on how to see and attend to children. Not only does she refer to some of her colleagues who have experienced and felt the sadness within the children’s voice, but also seen the causes and the positive and negative influence of neglect and abuse. The book is all about policies that help in the safeguard of children and also how the community can understand and relate to these kids. Finally, she explains the process of child protection and how treatment is to be administered to the affected
A Neonatal Nurse is a nurse who deals with premature,sick, or ill patients. The children often need to be monitored very closely. Even though their job is to care for infants, they often have to provide emotional support to the families of the children. Along with information to educate them with how their infant is being cared for ("Neonatal Nurse"). When considering a career as a
All burns should be treated quickly to reduce the temperature of the burned area and reduce damage to the skin and underlying tissue. Second degree burn injury needs medical attention immediately, while waiting for help you should keep the child laying down and the burned area elevated. If a child has a third degree burn call 911 and follow the steps for first and second degree burns until help arrives. My daughter was injured by hot bath water when she was 3 years old and it was the scariest day of my life. Panic and feeling helpless to a child in pain is devastating as a parent.
Sealing the paint of old painted homes prevents the spread of led particles in the air and prevents a child from licking paint. Having a home environment that is organized, less stressful, and includes a rich diet of iron and zinc will decrease the effects of lead exposure. Otitis Media are repeated middle ear infections that causes fluid to build up in the ear increasing hearing loss. Young children ages six months to 3 years old are susceptible to this condition, typically unable to find relief to this disease after trying amti-bioptics. A child with this disease are more susceptible to ear aches before the age of seven years old because they are exposed to anti-bacterial, respiratory infections, and are exposed to peers with respiratory infections.
The best results of family-centered care include the dignity and respect towards their beliefs and values as families become in various shapes, size, colors, and generations, sharing information by using verbal and non-verbal techniques where possible, respect the family diversity. Moreover, an involvement of patient and family in care and decision making followed by the collaboration among healthcare team, patient, and family, leads to the family center care model. Also crucial to assess family and establish a therapeutic relationship with family to ensure support, compliance and therapeutic change. (STRAIN, 2016). Thus, family-centered care plays a key role in the recovery and treatment process in the pediatric nursing care consistent with this evidence.
Anti-discriminatory practice is to help support all work with children, young people and their families. It is important that settings promote anti-discriminatory practice by offering equality of opportunity and being inclusive to all children who attend the setting. Anti-discriminatory practice is also all about the implementation of the work settings equal opportunities policy in all aspects of the setting such as the curriculum which members of staff have to follow in order to plan, deliver and evaluate daily. It is important that members of staff in a work setting make sure that each individual child has an opportunity to take part and participate in all activities whether it is indoors or outdoors in order to achieve their learning potential of what is expected of them according to their age development. It is important that when working with children all members of staff and practitioners must have a
Responding to the evidence of safeguarding concerns it is extremely important for every one wo work with children or young people to fully understand their own responsibilities in relation to safeguarding issue one of the most important thing to remember is that if you ever have a concern about the welfare of child or young person you should always make those concerns know to an appropriate person. In most work situation that will be your manager or supervisor local safeguarding children board and statuary or organisation with operate with each local area to ensure the services co-operated promote the welfare of child and young person. Many children living is abusive or harmful situation or in constant state to anxiety and fear.it can be therefore
Prevent falls at facilities • Identify residents at high risk for falling, including those having poor vision, gait disturbances, weakness, cardiovascular disease, incontinence, and a history of falls. • Include specific measures in the care plan of high-risk residents to prevent falls. • Increase the sensitivity of the entire staff to the potential for accidents within and around the facility through ongoing education programs. Each employee must play a part in noticing, reporting, and reducing potential hazards. • Assess newly admitted residents for the presence of factors that increase their risk of falls, orient them to their environment, and observe them carefully during their first two weeks at the facility.
This starts from the Government Legislation all the way to local working. Each agency or professional would have different roles of expertise so all vulnerable children and young person will need corresponding help from education, health, child social care and also the voluntary division and most often the justice service. This is why it is important that all the different services available have good communication between each other. Safeguarding and promoting the safety of children depends on how effective partnership between agencies and professionals and all people involved in the safety of a child have a responsibility to safeguard them. The local police, visitor, GP, childminder, nursery, after school clubs, health, hospital, school,
This may be for a short period of time or until they are an adult. It stands a challenge for professionals and a commitment is required when planning to meet positive outcomes for the child. For this type of research, obtaining different results from a multiple-choice questionnaire, face-to-face interviews and surveys for all the children will provide data to support children retaining their identity and establishing positive contact with adults and professionals. To illustrate, collecting all this data at the earliest possible stage, will enable vulnerable children to participate in relevant interventions like therapy sessions, CAMHS etc. In addition, using longitudinal studies follows the young person’s life through a 3-10 months’ time frame and allows the researcher to experience their participation in the care system.
With this system, if a problem does surface while you are away from home, you will be notified immediately. Along with checking on your kids, you can also keep an eye on babysitters that are in your home, an elderly person that you are in charge of, or even your pets. ADT Pulse Cameras Another great tool that parents are able to rely on is ADT Pulse Cameras. These items can be installed around the home and accessed through an app on a smartphone or over the internet. Parents can then check the cameras to make sure that their child arrives home safely.