HBS Task 04 Question
Support that can be provided to encourage a healthy diet.
Common barriers to exercise in older people or people with a disability
Common health problems caused by lack of exercise and how these affect the functioning of body systems
Support that can be provided to encourage healthy exercise including use of both active and passive exercise.
Common causes of wellbeing issues in older people or people with a disability Effect of emotional and psychological problems on the functioning of body systems Support that can be provided to improve emotional wellbeing.
ASSESSMENT TASK COVER SHEET ASSESSMENT TASK 4
Students: Please fill out this cover sheet clearly and accurately for this task. Make sure you have kept a copy of your work.
Student to complete
Assessor to complete
STUDENT DECLARATION: None of this work has been completed by any other person. I have not cheated or plagiarised the work or colluded with any other student/s. I have correctly referenced all resources and reference texts throughout these assessment tasks. I understand that if I am found to be in breach of policy, disciplinary action may be taken against me.
Student name: Student signature: Date: ___________
Assessors: Please return this cover sheet to the student with assessment results and feedback. A copy must be supplied to
Assessor name: Assessor signature: Date: ___________
ASSESSMENT TASK 4: WORKPLACE PROJECT
There are three parts to this project:
Part A: Obtain information about physical health status of a client. Part B: Participate in a physical health check. Part C: Identify variations from normal health.
WHAT DO I NEED IN ORDER TO COMPLETE THIS ASSESSMENT?
Approval from your work placement supervisor to work with a client (under supervision)
Access to approved equipment and resources for checking health Access to a work colleague who can supervise you during the task and undertake physical health checks if you are not allowed/approved to do so. When do I do this task?
You will do this task in your work placement service. Write in the due date as advised by your assessor:
WHAT DO I NEED TO DO IF I GET SOMETHING WRONG?
If your assessor identifies that you did not complete all parts of , you will be asked to fix the errors and resubmit. Instructions: You will need to complete this task in your work placement service. You will need to choose one client to work with. You must obtain permission from your work placement supervisor to have this client participate in the task see the permission form provided at the end of this task.
You will then need to work with your client by going through Parts A C in this task.
Complete the journal included in this document for each part. Please ensure that you do not identify the client in your journal
You must get each entry of your journal signed by your supervisor before you submit it for assessment.
PART A: OBTAIN INFORMATION ABOUT THE PHYSICAL HEALTH STATUS OF A CLIENT
For this part of the task you are required to:
- Ask your client how they are feeling today do they have any issues?
- Discuss findings with the person supervising this task and identify any actual or potential health problems.
- Record your findings in Part A of your journal (see the end of this task).
PART B: PHYSICAL HEALTH CHECK
You will either need to perform this task yourself or you may observe the task being performed by a qualified member of staff (you will need to check with your work placement supervisor if you can perform any of the health checks). The physical health must be performed on the client you spoke to in Part A.
Health checks must include:
Client-specific observations if applicable (for example, blood sugar test, visual observation, weight check, ankles for swelling, etc).
Make a record of the findings in your journal.
PART C: IDENTIFY VARIATIONS FROM NORMAL HEALTH
Using the information you have gathered in Part A and Part B, interpret the data and answer the two questions in the journal.
Working with a client for assessment of physical health status Permission Form
I, ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ ,
The student will perform the following tasks:
obtain information about the physical health status of the client
perform/observe <please delete whichever is not applicable> a physical health check discuss and identify variations from normal health.
Approval is dependent on the following conditions:
The student must be supervised at all times when working with the client.
The client or their family may request that this project be stopped at any point. In this case, other arrangements will be
____________________________________________________________________________________________ Signature: _____________________________________________________________________________________________________
ASSESSMENT TASK5: WORKPLACE PROJECT JOURNAL
Complete this journal for the client you have chosen to work with. Make sure you get your work placement supervisor to sign off each entry.