Person Centred Care

Course Overview

To ensure the learner understands that being person-centred is about focusing care on the needs of the person rather than the needs of the service.  Learners will look at how to meet the needs and preferences of the individuals they support. 

Objectives

  • Understand the term ‘person centred care’
  • Understand how a person centred approach supports individuals to engage in active and fulfilling lives
  • Understand the importance of putting people and their families at the centre of decisions about their health and social care