Nursing and Human Rights: A Practitioners' Guide

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This Guide has been developed support nurses to deliver health services that respect human rights by providing accessible information about human rights and how they are relevant in health and social care.


  • How the Human Rights Act works
  • Key rights
  • How to identify a human rights issue
  • How to raise a human rights issue
  • Applying human rights in practice: real life scenarios