Privacy and dignity (healthcare services)

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C3. How are people's privacy and dignity respected and promoted?

C3.1 How does the service and staff make sure that people's privacy and dignity needs are understood and always respected, including during physical or intimate care and examinations?

C3.2 Do staff respond in a compassionate, timely and appropriate way when people experience physical pain, discomfort or emotional distress?

C3.3 How are people assured that information about them is treated confidentially in a way that complies with the Data Protection Act and that staff support people to make and review choices about sharing their information?