Adult protection experts have called for learning disabled adults to be given a named care coordinator and have their health and social care needs jointly reviewed at least once a year, after analysing the circumstances surrounding two patient deaths. 726 more words
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Over the past 30 years, public health and welfare systems, have been honed to perfect unaccountability, self- preservation, and risk aversion.
No better proof of this, is the fact, it took two and a half years, over a million pounds, a public campaign, a coroner’s inquest… 357 more words
The Court of Protection, in Aidiniantz v Riley 2015 were dealing with a high level of conflict between family members relating to the affairs of an 88 year old woman who lacked capacity to manage her own finances and other matters as to where she should live. 2,861 more words
The Mental Capacity Act, defines capacity, as,
‘the ability to make a decision’.
Whilst, competence, is defined, as
‘ the ability to do something successfully or efficiently’ 620 more words
Autism, despite its vague, non pathological definition.
And, dodgy, uncontested, ever earlier, diagnoses.
Is the UK’s most costly medical condition.
Because, autism, can, and is, being made, the ultimate cash cow. 729 more words