Mental Capacity Act Update

Course Content

  • Provide key points and summary of proposed changes to MCA legislation.The main principles of the act and who is affected by these provisions
  • When it is appropriate to undertake assessment of capacity
  • The role of MCA in context of consent to care and treatment
  • Key roles in the assessment proves, including advocacy
  • Where/who to consult when undertaking a Best Interest Assessment
  • The COP and its role in Lasting Powers of Attorney, Power of Attorney, Appointeeship and Deputyship
  • Advance Decisions
  • The interface between MCA and Safeguarding
  • Good practice principles in recording MCA assessments and Best Interest Assessments
  • Lawful approach to least restrictive
  • Changes in legislation and update on MCA 2019 


   Date:    (Via ZOOM)


   Cost:   £40.00**


**Invoice to practice available on request from Practice Manager with the following information:

  • Full name of attendee 
  • NHS email address of attendee 
  • Job title of attendee 
  • Details of who to make the invoice out to and their contact information


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This Webinar is accredited for 6 hours CPD 

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