Mental Health

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Adults, Mental Health

Ruling on privately-funded care adds to deprivation of liberty caseloads

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Health secretary Jeremy Hunt (Credit: Ben Cawthra/Rex Features)

Adults, Mental Health

Government to face legal challenge over deprivation of liberty safeguards funding

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Mental Capacity Act

Adults, Mental Health

‘How proposals to reform deprivation of liberty have been pared back to cut costs’

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A best interests assessment form

Adults, Mental Health

Best interests assessor role could be axed to cut costs of deprivation of liberty system

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A poster from the crisis care concordat national summit

Adults, Mental Health

How one area’s mental health teams are tackling the ‘scandal’ of out-of-area care

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Mental Health

More mental health patients sent hundreds of miles for care due to local bed shortages

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Connor Sparrowhawk, 18, died while a patient at a Southern Health learning disability unit in 2013. His family have called for the trust's chief executive and board to resign.

Adults, Learning disability, Mental Health

Southern Health leadership under fire after CQC finds ‘serious’ patient safety concerns

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