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Guidance on conduct and ethics

As a health and care professional, you will be expected to meet certain standards for your performance, conduct and ethics.

The guidance and materials provided here will support your learning about these standards and enable you to embed the values and behaviours expected of all health and care professionals.

Students should:

Promote and protect the interests of service users and carers

Communicate appropriately and effectively

Work within the limits of your knowledge and skills

Delegate appropriately

Respect confidentiality

Manage risk

Report concerns about safety

Be open when things go wrong

Be honest and trustworthy

Keep records of your work

Page updated on: 30/09/2020