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Care Home Briefing 7 – Draft Mental Incapacity Bill

The Government has recently published a Draft Mental Incapacity Bill, which aims to clarify and codify the common law procedures currently in place for the management of the affairs of individuals who lack mental capacity to manage for themselves. Capacity The Draft Bill defines…

Care Home Briefing 5 – Advance Directives

Advance Directives are decisions made whilst a person has the necessary mental capacity to do so which are intended to give effect to wishes as to how that person shall be treated or cared for if they subsequently lose capacity to make…