You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
describe the action to take when children or young people are ill or injured
Parents manage many of the illnesses that their children get without seeking help. [ But children can become sick very quickly, and it is often difficult to tell whether the problem is trivial or serious, so services need to respond quickly, make correct assessments and provide immediate effective treatment. Many children will have one short stay in hospital, but a few will spend long periods
there or be admitted often. The Standard: the Standard says it must be easy for all children and young people who are, or who may be ill or injured to get good treatment, advice and care when they need it; and that it fits in with their social, emotional and educational needs. Our Vision is for children and young people who are ill to get good quality care as close to their homes as possible, with local services working together to properly match the individual health, social and educational needs of each child. There are five main themes for this standard: 1. Services for ill children are easy to use There must be good co-operation between local health services (called 'Managed Local Children's Clinical Networks', more of which may be set up in the coming years), which make it easy for children and their parents or carers, wherever they live in the area, to get the service they need; for example, from a general practice or a hospital or specialist. However, children come into contact with the NHS, through general practice, out-of-hours services, NHS Direct, NHS walk-in centres, community pharmacists, minor injuries units, some private providers and accident and emergency departments; each child needs a clear record which is available wherever they require care, within the local health system. This will be achieved once the new NHS information and computer systems are in place. There should be local arrangements for out-of-hours assessment and treatment of children and young people who become ill; information about these services should be easily available and understandable. 2. ]
Expert answered|koronamel88|Points 20|
Question
Asked 3/25/2013 2:27:53 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
26,774,138 questions answered
Popular Conversations
3r = 10 + 5s, when r = 10?
Weegy: r(r+3) = 1 User: 5x + 2y = 20, when x = 0.3? User: What is the value of a in the equation 3a + b = 54, when b ...
1/17/2017 9:50:12 AM| 3 Answers
Evaluate |5 - 15|
Weegy: 5|7 - 9| - 2; 5(2) - 2; 10 - 2 = 8 User: Evaluate |a + b - c|, given a = 5, b = -3, and c = -2
1/16/2017 5:07:37 PM| 2 Answers
Evaluate |3 - 5 + 7|
Weegy: 5 - 3x when x = -7 5 - 3(-7); = 5 - (-21); = 5 + 21; = 26 User: Evaluate 5|7 - 9| - 2 User: Evaluate |6| ...
1/16/2017 5:09:01 PM| 2 Answers
All men were given the right to vote in the Fifteenth Amendment, ...
Weegy: All men were given the right to vote in the Fifteenth Amendment, and women in the Nineteenth Amendment. ...
1/17/2017 9:22:18 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 284 [Total 284] Ratings 0 Comments 284 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 168 [Total 180] Ratings 0 Comments 168 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
Points 159 [Total 590] Ratings 2 Comments 139 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 85 [Total 87] Ratings 5 Comments 35 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
Points 58 [Total 4017] Ratings 0 Comments 58 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
Points 53 [Total 948] Ratings 1 Comments 43 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 40 [Total 40] Ratings 4 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 24 [Total 96] Ratings 0 Comments 24 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.