Work in partnership in health and social care or children an young people’s settings

646 Words Jun 19th, 2014 3 Pages
Work in partnership in health and social care or children an young people’s settings

1.1. Identifies the features of effective partnership working
Any information that is shared with other partnerships is for the benefit of the child and their family, by partnerships working together and gathering all the information together it builds a bigger picture of the child’s lifestyle . Each partnership may see different things in their visits to the family or when the child goes to settings and clinics. So by all working together they can implement and plan for all needs not just one that maybe seen by one professional. For effective partnership to work they will need to have good communication written and oral, build positive
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That all parties have a good and mutual knowledge of the person they are delivering the service to and so that they are aware of each other’s input and all have a similar or same goal. Working in partnership ensures good communication throughout the process and that a high standard of care and mutual assistance can be delivered through a combine attempt and enthusiasm.

1.4. Explains how to overcome barriers to partnership working
For this question I am going to explain strategies used in health and social care environments to overcome barriers to effective communication and inter personal interactions.
There are many different strategies can be used to overcome barriers of communication in a health and social care settings:

1. Building relationships and appropriate verbal and non-verbal communication.

It is very important to build relationships with people who use services involve skills listening, together with appropriate verbal and non-verbal communication. It also may be important to use friendly, warm non-verbal behaviour that expresses interest in another person such as: * Making effective eye contact(varied and appropriate contact with another person’s eyes * Smiling-looking friendly rather than frozen or cold in expression * Adopting a relaxed and calm body posture

* Using an appropriate gentle tone of voice
* Using hand movements and gestures that show

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