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Medical Treatment Planning & Decisions Act: Important Changes

Updated: Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Contributed by . SMRPCC

Are YOU ready?

This important workshop will be facilitated by: Claire McNamara , Office of the Public Advocate.

The law on consent for medical treatment is due to be changed significantly on the 12th of March 2018. This has implications for a wide range of health providers, including allied health, pharmacy, dentistry, etc.

This workshop is specifically for:

  • Palliative Care Services
  • General Practice
  • Aged Care
  • Community Health

It is your responsibility as a provider of health services to know about these changes and prepare for them.

This workshop will cover:

  • What are the changes to the law?
  • Who does it apply to?
  • What does your service have to do to be ready?
  • What are the consequences of not adhering to the new law?

CLICK HERE! for further information and registration details.

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