This unit explores the importance of having secure systems for recording, storing and sharing of information in care settings and the legislation and agreed ways of working related to it.
Also covered is the importance of keeping records that are accurate, legible, up-to-date and complete and what to do if you have concerns about the security of information.
The unit is split into 3 learning outcomes, each with 2 assessment criteria.
- Understand the need for secure handling of information in care settings
- Know how to access support for handling information
- Be able to handle information in accordance with agreed ways of working