Standard 14 of the Care Certificate explores the legislation and agreed ways of working related to the recording, storage and sharing of information.
It explains the importance of using securing systems and ensuring that the records that you write are fit for purpose.
It is a relatively short standard, comprising of just 4 assessment criteria:
- 14.1 Handle information
- 14.1a Describe the agreed ways of working and legislation regarding the recording, storing and sharing of information
- 14.1b Explain why it is important to have secure systems for recording, storing and sharing information
- 14.1c Demonstrate how to keep records that are up to date, complete, accurate and legible
- 14.1d Explain how, and to whom, to report if they become aware that agreed ways of working have not been followed
NOTE: All of these links go to related content in the Level 2 Diploma section because the assessment criteria is either identical or very similar