Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults

Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults


ARCHIVED PRODUCT N.B. This product is based on the 2012 Osteopathic Practice Standards and therefore may not reflect current legislation.

It is highly likely that during your career you will meet at least one patient in need of safeguarding. There have been many high profile cases in which children had contact with many medical professionals but no-one took appropriate action to protect that child. Would you know what to do?

This module will equip you with the knowledge to identify signs and symptoms suggesting a child or adult may be at risk. You will know how and when to take action to protect patients from harm.

Written as an outcome of a Master’s dissertation this provides a comprehensive guide to the subject of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults as applied to private clinical practice.

  • Recognise signs of abuse or neglect
  • Know what to do if you have safeguarding concerns
  • Know how to take necessary action
  • Use the templates to audit your procedures and record local contact details

Purchase the download and receive 2 files – The information, policies and procedures and an editable version of the resources.