Care plans are the way in which we plan and agree on how an individual’s health and social needs can be met, and how good health and wellbeing can be supported. But without excellent record keeping to go with it, care professionals can struggle to provide the person-centred care that individuals deserve.
People who use health and social care services should have services that they have been part of choosing, that meet their needs, and are based on the best research and standards. Care plans are the way we plan and agree how someone’s health and social needs can be met, and how good health and wellbeing can be supported.
What is meant by ‘person-centred’ care and why it is important.
The principles of person-centred care.
Legislation and policies relating to person-centred care and care planning.
What care planning is, the standards and the CQC requirements.