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PSW Foundations

This course introduces concepts that are the basis for PSW knowledge, attitude and skill.Students explore health services in Ontario, values, beliefs, culture, relevant legislation, ethics, work environments, client-centered care, care plans, reporting and recording observations, scope of practice, delegation and restorative care. The focus is to understand the ethical and legal role of the PSW in the health-care team.