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Step 4: delivery of high quality care in domiciliary care







Step 4 Workshop

Time: Half day

Aim: Achieve high quality care in Domiciliary Care

Objectives: By the end of the session the end of life domiciliary care worker will be able to:

  • Recognise the complex combination of services across a number of different settings
  • Recognise the importance of Significant Event Analysis
  • Recognise the need for training on end of life care
  • Identify aspects surrounding dignity, the environment, family and carers at the end of life


Attendance Register - register

Presentation - overview of Step 4 workshop

The Route to Success in Domiciliary Care - the programme is based on the Route to Success and guides each workshop.

Significant Event Analysis Template - template to be used when completing a Significant Event Analysis.

Support Sheet 6 - provides information on dignity in end of life care.

What to you see Nurse - a poem

Royal College of Nursing - Definition of Dignity - provides information on the Royal College of Nursing definition of dignity.

Support Sheet 15 - provides information on enhancing the healing environment.

Route To Success Environment (Facilitator Reference) - identifies a number of key environmental principles to help improve privacy and dignity for patients and relatives.

Your Role as a Care Worker - provides information on the care worker's role.

To Do List - check list of actions to complete prior to the next workshop.

Evaluation - allows the delegate to provide feedback to the Facilitator, which will help improve workshops.