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IDENTIFY LEGISLATION AND NATIONAL GUIDELINES AFFECTING PRESSURE AREA CARE
the legislation is the safeguarding legislation such as the care standards act and safeguarding vulnerable adults as it states you have a duty to protect individuals from harm, which includes protecting them from getting pressure sores. [ The GSCC code of practice also states this. NICE have clinical guidelines for the prevention of pressure sores and your organisation should also have a policy
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