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Engaging People Living with Dementia in Decision-Making

In order to better support the practice of all health care professionals and staff, best practice guidelines should be developed which addresses how to: Engage people who are living with dementia in health care decision-making; and maximize the capacity of people living with dementia

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produced by
Canadian Centre for Elder Law (CCEL)
produced in
2020
last reviewed
October 2020 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
reports & documents
tags
dementia, informed consent, substitute decision making, mental capacity, health care consent, access to justice, public legal education, law reform, long-term care, supported decision-making, Health Care Consent and Care Facility Admission Act, Residential Care Regulation