Hsc Level 5 Unit 534 Essay

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Candidate Performance Evidence Record | | NVQ Title and Level: Health and Social Care level 5 Unit 534 ………………..……………………………………………….…………...... Candidate Name: Rafal Gac …………………………………………………………………..................... Use this form to record details of activities (tick as appropriate) Observed by your assessor | | Professional discussion | | Evidence ref:Unit numbers: | Seen by an expert witness | | Product evidence observed | | | Seen by a witness | | Assignment/ ProjectOther__________________ | | | Personal Statement | | | | | ASSESSMENT REPORT | 1.1 Explain the importance of recognising the centrality of the individual rather than the disability.Words are critical in shaping ideas, perceptions…show more content…
Parents should refrain from telling their children how lucky they are compared with the disabled person. If it is relevant, a clear, simple and brief explanation of the disability to young people may help them understand.Guidelines should be followed regarding people in wheelchairs. First, ask how you can help. Talk to a person in a wheelchair at eye level with them. Do inform the person in the wheelchair of your intention, e.g. when tilting the wheelchair. Make sure the seat belt (if any) is fastened before moving off. Apply the brakes when the wheelchair is stationary, when transferring and when leaving the wheelchair unattended. Ask the person in the wheelchair if they are comfortable, especially if they have transferred. Always maintain at least one wheelchair length behind another wheelchair rider. Ask for assistance if you cannot overcome an obstacle. Look ahead to avoid sudden changes in level and other hazards. Look out for drain gratings and approach in a diagonal manner. If possible, push the wheelchair on the pavement rather than on the road. 1.2 Explain the importance of an assessment being person-centred.Each of us have different needs and wants and ultimately it is essential to remember we are all human beings and so have the same basic needs. We may ourselves also experience unpredicted severe illness, injury or other problems including elderly age that

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