HW301 : The Ethical and Professional Healthcare Assistant

This course offers an in-depth view of the role, professional identity and professional boundaries of a Healthcare Assistant. It explores the importance of Healthcare Assistants operating within their scope of practice, not only for the client’s safety, but for their own safety as well. The course also explores what it is to be a professional and ethical carer, who adheres to the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers' Rights, ensuring client rights are upheld in a respectful and dignified manner at all times.