Legal Issues of Capacity in the Health Arena
Basic principles of legal capacity are defined and explained and how this relates to informed consent for adults and minors is explored. The legislation used for substitute decision-making is detailed; including an explanation of Advanced Health Care Directives, the different powers and roles of attorneys and guardians and the hierarchy of statutory health attorneys is provided. The role of QCAT for Guardianship and Administration orders is discussed and advanced care planning and end of life decisions are explored.
Via Webinar – register to the right – details will be sent to you a couple of days prior to the Webinar.
Friday 18 September 2020 – 12.30pm – 1.30pm
Members $10.00 (inc GST)
Non-Members $20.00 (inc GST)