Mental Capacity Act And DoLs

This course covers basic information to help us understand and help the Su’s with difficult decisions that need to be made – in their “Best Interest”:

  • What Is Mental Capacity act and the Law?
  • What Is Capacity?
  • Understanding the MCA and how it works.
  • The 5 Core Principles.
  • Best Interest Decisions and Acts.
  • Staff liability.
  • Record keeping.
  • Changes to Assessments.
  • Restraints and issues.
  • DoLs and what does it mean.
  • Who is responsible to make decisions in the persons “Best Interest”?
  • Advanced decisions.
  • Lasting power of attorney.
  • Whistle blowing.
  • Lastly the famous Quiz