Write a paper of 300-350 words that discusses the impact of personal values and beliefs on your group’s chosen health issue. The healthcare issue chosen for this assignment is Healthcare Disparities in the Pediatric Patient Population.
Include the following:
1) Discussion of religious or spiritual beliefs and values relative to the issue.
2) Appraisal of how religious or spiritual beliefs and values have influenced policies that address the issue, whether negatively or positively.
This essay is about the effect of legislations, policies and national strategies on the delivery of health and social care services. There will be an overview of different legislations and a look at how they impact health and social care services will follow. Children’s Act (1989,2004,2010) Introduced first in 1989 The Children’s Act places a duty on local authorities to promote and safeguard and the welfare of children. The 1989 Act defined a child as someone under the age of 18, it put an accent on child welfare and defined parental responsibility. The multi-discipline concept was introduced during the application of this legislation. But after the death of Victoria Climbie and Lord Lamings report about the lack communication between agencies and of safeguarding measures and efficiencies in detecting and responding to cases of child abuse the Children’s Act was amended to the 2004 version. Bringing about the “every child matter” green paper was children wellbeing is put forward by promoting the 5 outcomes. Also, the multi-agency system to reinforce collaboration between different services to promote safeguarding and child protection. (long, 2014) Children Act (2004) comes to Strengthens the 1989 Act, to encourages partnerships between agencies and creates more accountability, introduces Children’s Commissioner, Local Safeguarding Children Boards and provides legal basis for Every Child Matters (Anon., 2018) The latest version of the legislation emphasises on physical punishment by limiting the use of reasonable punishments and identify roles and responsibilities of all including: the children commissioner, local authorities, elected director, children services, the police, health services providers, youth justice system, and the familie>GET ANSWER