Privacy & Dignity – In Care


Welcome to this course covering privacy and dignity.

As a health and social care worker the care and support you provide must be person-centred. This minimises the risk of providing poor care and helps to protect the individual from neglect and harm and promotes the key principles of privacy and dignity.

In this course you will learn:

• The principles of privacy and dignity in health and social care
• Working in ways that promote and maintain privacy and dignity
• How to support individuals to make informed decisions about their own lives and care
• The meaning and application of active participation