Gaining consent and protecting the rights of patients

Stonehouse, DP ORCID: 0000-0002-8195-0723 2011, 'Gaining consent and protecting the rights of patients' , British Journal of Healthcare Assistants, 5 (9) , pp. 457-458.

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Abstract

Consent is not just an issue of concern for senior staff members within a health or social care setting. It is equally important for support workers and all other personnel involved in delivering day-to-day care. Consent therefore needs to be considered and understood if patient’s rights are to be met and safe and quality care is to be provided. This article will explore the concept of consent and implications for healthcare assistants, assistant practitioners and other health practitioners.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society
Journal or Publication Title: British Journal of Healthcare Assistants
Publisher: Mark Allen Group
ISSN: 1753-1586
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Depositing User: DP Stonehouse
Date Deposited: 06 Apr 2018 11:49
Last Modified: 06 Apr 2018 14:08
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/46602

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