Essay 208 Task a

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Task A – Plan You are planning an outing with a group of individuals. Some of the individuals need assistance with using the toilet, eating and drinking, and with their medication. Prepare a plan for all social care workers and helpers to follow. Your plan should include the following information. Ai – A description of four different examples of accidents and/or sudden illnesses should occur Asthma Attack – An asthma attack is a sudden worsening of asthma symptoms caused by the tightening of muscles around the airways. During an asthma attack, the lining of the airways also become swollen or inflamed and thicker mucus, more than normal, is produced. All of these factors, cause symptoms of an asthma attack such as difficulty breathing,…show more content…
Get help, shout for assistance, call a first aider. If you have been trained in emergency first aid, what is needed and your action will depend on the result of the primary survey. Call emergency services if required, don’t call emergency services without basic information about the condition of the casualty. Get some support for yourself as you may go into shock or be stressed afterwards. Report and record what has happened as soon as possible before you forget the details. Aiii – A list of the principles to be followed for safe moving and handling Assess environment prior to any manoeuvre, the most important thing is to check your surroundings for any obscrutions that might affect the manoeuvre and ensure they are removed, analyse all situations. Never proceed until ready, everyone Involved in the manoeuvre should be ready, including the client, one way to ensure a successful manoeuvre is to ask if everyone is ready, and hear back that they are. Discuss manoeuvre, before the manoeuvre, all involved should discuss the move, and ensure that they are going to make the safest move that is possible, and if anyone is not able to complete the manoeuvre, then someone else should take their place. Let Client know what is happening, at all times, the client should know what is going to happen, to help them understand and reduce their anxiety, and maintain their dignity. Ensure client knows when manoeuvre is complete,
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