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How is anti-discriminatory practice is promoted in health and social care settings?

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  • Submitted: 18/10/2010
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Understand how anti-discriminatory practice is promoted in health and social care settings.

It is important for care workers at Peacehaven house to promote equality, value diversity and respect the rights of service users. There are various ways of how they can challenge discriminatory issues and practices in health and social care.

One of the ways in which care worker can promote equality, value diversity and respect the rights of service users is to always put the patient/service user at the heart of the service provision. This means that the patients' individual needs will be met and achieved for example; a personal eating plan to a specific individual. Putting the service user at the centre of the provision generally makes a happier and healthier patient in all areas. Care workers at Peacehaven house can help achieve this by:

* Understanding what it is like to use those services

* Involving those who use the services in all aspects of their care and development at all levels

* Providing people with the information they need to make informed choices about their own care and making decisions about the way services are run.

* Asking service what

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