CHS: Draft procedure, Assessment of Decision-making Capacity

CHS has presented a draft of the procedure for Assessment of Decision-making Capacity and Supported Decision-making for people being treated under the Mental Health Act 2015 for consultation.


You can view the correspondence at the below links:



What do you think?


It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Monday 18 September using the subject line CHS Assessment of Decision-making Capacity.


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