Category Archives: Safeguarding

Adult safeguarding

Safeguarding refers to a continuum of responses from promoting welfare to protecting from harm. It is defined (by the Care Act 2014) as protecting an adult’s right to live in safety, free from abuse and neglect. 6 principles of adult … Continue reading

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Requests from social care for information

Some interesting information in the Pulse Learning child safeguarding module: If social care request information about a patient, we are not actually obliged to give it, and can refuse to do so if we feel that would put us or … Continue reading

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