You have a legal and ethical duty to raise concerns if you suspect a vulnerable adult patient is being abused or neglected. Safeguarding vulnerable adults and children lancashire care nhs foundation trust (lcft) is committed to safeguarding and protecting children and adults. Nurs stand 2014 may 2728(38):37-41 doi: 107748/ns283837e8587 safeguarding vulnerable adults betts v(1), marks-maran d, morris-thompson t. Bct safeguarding children & vulnerable adult policy version 1 published 061217 last review [update of existing child protection and vulnerable adults . Safeguarding vulnerable adults: exploring the challenges to best practice across multi‐agency settings author(s): emma stevens (adult services, city health.
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The safeguarding team is available to offer advice/ guidance/ support where there are safeguarding concerns relating to a child or adult the team provides. Report abuse or neglect by telephone on 0161 631 4777 or email [email protected] in an emergency call the police or ambulance 999. Adult abuse is defined as a single or repeated act or lack of appropriate actions, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation.
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