Care Workers' ResponsibilitiesIt is the care workers responsibility to ensure that care users rights are not infringed. To enable them to do this effectively they must have good lines of communication through which they can seek advice and guidance from experts such as:~ Line managers and supervisors, and Professional organisations.
Care workers should also feel confident in seeking advice by reading specific policies, regulations or procedural documents applicable to their care setting.
You should now understand how service users rights can be infringed on a personal, physical or financial level. You should also appreciate how care workers should accept some responsibility for ensuring users rights are not infringed.
Have a go at:~ Task 2_1a – Professional Organisations & Policies