April 2017: NAI Submission on Draft Guidelines for Health & Social Care Professionals: Assisted Decision Making Act

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Download the NAI response to the call for submissions on Draft Guidelines for Health and Social Care Professionals in relation to the Implementation of the Assisted Decision Making Act.

The NAI submission outlines a number of issues, including:

 

1. Need for equal emphasis on voluntary organisations in the Guidance

 

2. Availability of Co-decision Making Agreements

 

3. Need for guidance around recording procedures and expectations in relation to this

 

4. Assessment of Capacity: Resource Issues

 

5. Specific Issues in relation to the proposals within the guidelines around the functional assessment of capacity

 

6. Supports available around the implementation of the Act within the health services

 

Attached Documents

PDF icon NAI Submission on Draft Guidelines for Health and Social Care Professionals ADM act (NAI_submission_on_draft_guidelines_ADM_April_2017.pdf | 439 kB)
 
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