Replacing DoLS: proposals appraised

Author:
JOLLEY David
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 25(4), 2017, pp.16-17.
Publisher:
Hawker

The author describes why there is a need to replace the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLs) and explains how proposals from the Law Commission will be cheaper and more manageable than the system currently in place (Edited publisher abstract)

Subject terms:
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards, law, costs, assessment, mental health problems, mental capacity, decision making;
Content type:
practice guidance
Location(s):
England, Wales
Link:
Journal home page
ISSN print:
1351-8372

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