For the first term I went to the Cresset Day care centre. The Cresset day care centre is a day care centre for the elderly where they come to interact with other services that are there. The first day at this placement I was scared and nervous because I haven’t done anything like this before. The first few days that I was there I didn’t know what I was doing. However as the days went on I knew what I could and could not do. The Strengths that I had during this placement was that I was very good at active listening skills. For example when one of the service users was talking about their childhood I made sure that I was making eye contact with them which showed then that I was listening to what they were saying. I also make sure that I was not fiddling with anything. This then showed the service users that I was taking an interest in what they were saying and makes them feel like they are wanted and cared for because I am listening to what they are saying. The negative that I had in this term were that I did not interact with the staff. For example on the first day I wasn’t sure what I was meant to do and instead of asking someone I sat on the chairs. For example when they were handing the dinners out I was just sitting on the chair because I was not sure what I was meant to do. This then was bad for because I did not gain any experience when they were handling the dinners out. On the other hand if I asked them what I could do to help then then I could have gained…
P1: In this part of the assignment I have created a detailed booklet for the health and social care workers working in woodlands day care centre, giving them advice on effective communication and interpersonal interactions. I will be describing the different forms of communication and interpersonal interactions and how it useful for the elderly in woodlands day care centres.
The forms of communication and interpersonal interactions that would occur in the health and social care setting:…
Bankers Life and Casualty Company
Bankers Life and Casualty sold a long term care policy to Katherine Fallow in 2002. In 2009 Bankers Life and Casualty notified Fallow that she was eligible to receive long-term care benefits. Fallow began receiving home-care from licensed or certified home health care workers in the same year. Initially Bankers Life and Casualty paid the claims for home-care workers for Fallow. In December of 2009, during a routine benefit check, a Bankers Life…
– you soon get over it. So I slept for the better part of three days. I was woke up by this deep boom. Through my spy glass I seen the ferryboat crossing the river. They were firing off a cannon to make my body rise to the top…and floating loaves of bread loaded with quicksilver – cause that’s supposed to go right to a drowned carcass and stop. Then I knowed my plan had worked and they thought I was dead.
2. These are my children, and I ‘spect I’ll never see ‘em no more! S’funny, but…
hospitals and health
care centers. That makes our lives more easier and comfortable.
In a big cities it is easy to get proper treatment for our diseases because of the good and
improved hospitals and health care centers with various specialists. As a result, there is a
decreases in death rates in big cities. However, in a small town it is very hard to find a hospital
and health care centers. Consequently, patients may died due to improper treatment. For
instance, my cousin who is living…
One of the factors that need to be considered when expressing the positive effects of day care is the child’s history of past childcare experience they might have had before entering into kindergarten. There are two articles one by Julia Dmitrieva and another one by Erik Andersson they are both studies that focus on the various behaviors that a child portrays both in their academic performance and in their social interactions. The study written by Dmitrieva was conducted by The Psychology Department…
demands cuts to poor, Elderly while reaping billions in government contracts , tax breaks this article discusses the following. That CEO who are winning the most now want the deficit closed which they are responsible for the size of it as of this day. This CEO are part of a campaign which is responsible for federal budget which plans to spend at least $30 million pushing for a deficit reduction deal in the lame duck session and beyond. The CEO council recommends two major avenues that it claims…
Health Care Terms Worksheet
Understanding health care terms is a prerequisite for both academic and professional success. This assignment is intended to ensure you understand some of the basic terms used in this course.
Complete the worksheet according to the following guidelines:
In the space provided, write each term’s definition. You must define the term in your own words.
In the space provided after each term’s definition, use the term in a sentence as it applies to the health care industry…
16 March 2011
Home Day Care verses Center Based Day Care
Choosing between center-based day care and home-based day care can be a very harrowing experience for a parent. The following evaluation may be helpful in choosing the best fit for your day care needs. Although many parents may choose center-based care, as a parent I prefer home day care in favor of its scheduling, environment, pricing, and amenities.
Home-based day care takes place in a day care provider's home, which results…
Hospitals and Long-Term Care Facilities
Dr. Angela J. Smith
Health Services Organization – HSA 500
February 17, 2011
Hospitals can be set up as nonprofit or for-profit facilities. The differences between the nonprofit and for profit hospitals will be discussed. Hospitals have experienced different trends in the last thirty years. This paper will identify at least three major trends that have occurred within the hospital sector. Three examples that describe and…