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End of Life Care: Advanced Legal Issues Masterclass

Monday 15 May 2017
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

End of Life Care: Advanced Legal Issues Masterclass

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This one-day interactive  masterclass will provide healthcare practitioners involved in palliative and elderly care an in-depth knowledge of the legal framework for end of life care. 

The course aims to provide delegates with expertise in these key areas: 

  • Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Decisions to Refuse Treatment
  • Advance Statements 
  • DNA CPR Notices - what treatment these notices cover
  • Verification and certification of death
  • Case law discussions

To enable delegates to maximise the benefit from this masterclass, they will need a good understanding of mental capacity, the Mental Health Act, common law framework and best interests.  They must also understand the DoLS assessments and process. 

Facilitated by Simon Robinson, Barrister, Five Paper Chambers the masterclass will uses case studies to facilitate discussion and support delegates to maximise their learning. 

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