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Level 3 Diploma Health and Social Care settings (QCF) Candidate Name Assessor’s Name Unit Criteria Report Learning outcome/ Assessment criteria Evidence Title and Description HSC 024 Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health and Social Care 1 .1 Define the following types of abuse:  Physical abuse Physical abuse is deliberate physical force that may result in bodily injury, pain, or impairment. Both old and young people can be physically abused. There are signs or indicators to show physical abuse and there are ways in which victims and abusers act or interact with each other. Physical abuse includes the smashing of furniture and personal belongings, being pushed or shoved, being held against your will, slapped, bitten,…show more content…
Symptoms include the person feeling fearful, anxious, embarrassed and belittled Institutional abuse: Signs and symptoms include lack of own personal clothing and possessions, …no flexibility of bedtimes, eating times or waking times, dirty clothing or bed linen, misuse of medication, lack of care plans, lack of heating, staff entering into service users’ rooms without knocking Self neglect: The signs and symptoms include: living in dirty conditions, poor personal hygiene, poor nutrition…not getting medical help, not being interested in the way they look, long toe nails not taking medication Neglect by others: Signs and symptoms of neglect include absence of food, water, and heat… poor personal hygiene including soiled clothing, dirty nails and skin…inappropriately dressed for cold or hot weather, bedsores….constant hunger, withdrawn,
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