Health Care Consent: Your Rights and the Law
This fact sheet is about your rights as an adult (age 19 or older) when making decisions about your health care in British Columbia. Health care consent is governed by the Health Care Consent and Care Facility Admission Act.View PDF
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- Nidus Personal Planning Resource Centre and Registry
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- last reviewed
- January 2012 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
- resource type
- Health Care Consent and Care Facility Admission Act, health care, health care decision, health care decisions, health care planning, capability, incapable of consenting, committeeship, Public Guardian and Trustee, representation agreement, advance care plan, advance directive, temporary substitute decision maker, TSDM, adult guardianship
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