Maximising Resident’s Autonomy and Independence

57.50 (ex VAT)

All residents shall be facilitated to direct how he or she lives on a day to day basis according to personal values, beliefs and preferences. This policy ensures the residential home staff, and associated Health and Social Care Professionals, provide person-centred care and support and at all times respect residents’ autonomy in line with legislative requirements.

The policy has been updated to incorporate the HIQA & MHC National Standards for Adult Safeguarding 2019, HIQA and Safeguarding Ireland’s Guidance on a Human Rights-based Approach in Health and Social Care Services and HSE National Consent Policy Version 1.0.

Last updated 25/04/2022.

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This Policy and Procedure is in line with HIQA National Standards for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland and the Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation Standards for Long Term Care and evidence based best practice.

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