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Health and Social Care

OCR Cambridge National Certificate in Health and Social Care

Unit RO21 Essential values of care for use with individuals in care settings

This unit focuses on the rights of individuals and will instil the values of care to be used when working in a health, social care or early years environment.  All good practice is based on these values and enables those who use and work in care settings to apply quality practice.  The unit also provides an overview of legislation and its impact on the care settings and covers the hygiene, safety and security matters that relate to promoting a healthy and safe environment.

Unit RO22: Communicating and working with individuals in health, social care and early years settings.

This unit will provide learners with the underpinning knowledge and understanding of how to communicate effectively and what personal qualities will contribute to the creation of a caring environment when working with individuals in a health, social care and early years setting.

Unit RO23: Understanding body systems and disorders.

This unit will provide learners with the underpinning knowledge and understanding of three major body systems: respiratory, digestive and cardiovascular.

Unit RO27: Creative activities to support individuals in health, social care and early years settings

In this unit learners will have the opportunity to explore the different types of creative activities that are available to individuals in health, social care and early years settings.  They will understand how important it is to promote creative activities, so that the needs of individuals are met as well as ensuring that those involved enjoy the experience and gain personal value from participating.

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