The new Code now has a much greater focus on:
Compassionate care – kindness, respect and compassion
Teamwork – work co-operatively Record keeping – six clear standards to support all record keeping
Delegation and accountability – delegate responsibly, be accountable
Raising concerns – this aligns the Code with the re-launched Raising Concerns Guidance published in 2013
Cooperating with investigations and audits – includes those against individuals or organisations and acting as a witness at hearings.