Maudsley masterclass

Approaching complex capacity assessments

General hospital

Course information

Upcoming Date: 15/05/2020
Upcoming Time: 09:15 - 16:30
Length: 1 Day
Cost: £199.00

About the course

CPD: equivalent to 6 hours CPD

This course is aimed at medical, nursing and other healthcare professionals who frequently encounter issues around decision-making capacity whilst caring for their patients. Supported by the latest research in the field, and taught by legal and psychiatric experts on capacity, the course will teach advanced skills relating to how to approach, manage and record complex capacity assessments.

approaching complex capacity assessments
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Learning Objectives

What you will learn from taking this course:

  • Identify factors associated with complexity in capacity assessment
  • Evaluate complex capacity assessments using Mental Capacity Act criteria
  • Discuss strategies which may be employed to resolve complex capacity cases
  • Record satisfactory capacity assessments in complex case

Course Information

Target audience

Care coordinator, Clinical support worker, Consultant – psychiatry, CT1-3 – psychiatry, Doctors, Nurses, RGN, RMN, Social worker, ST4-7 – psychiatry

Lunch options

Lunch & Refreshments Provided

Locations
Date
Length & Time
Ortus Event and Learning Centre 82-96 Grove Ln Camberwell London SE5 8SN
15/05/2020
1 Day

Book this course

£249.00 £199.00

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