As the Sector Skills Council responsible for the health sector, one of our main functions is to develop, manage and update competences/NOS as the needs of the sector change, as work patterns shift, and as new operational practices, legislation and technologies are introduced. This ensures competences/NOS remain useful and effective.
Custodial Care (Healthcare) National Occupational Standards review
Skills for Health and Justice are pleased to announce that the NOS for Custodial Care (Healthcare) have been approved by the UK NOS Panel. The updated Custodial Healthcare NOS now sit within the wider suite of Custodial Care. A signposting and tracking document highlighting how the NOS have changed can be found here. The document also contains hyperlinks to other NOS deemed relevant for providing health care in custodial settings.