In today’s health care environment, consent, capacity & substitute decision-making remain fundamental issues for those working in the area. As a health care professional or advisor, you face complex questions on these challenging concepts. Issues of informed consent, powers of attorney, capacity assessments, when to call the OPGT and preparing for a hearing before the CCB are matters you face on a routine basis, but the questions surrounding them seem far from “routine.”
Designed with direct feedback from those working on the front lines in health care, this program will provide you with the critical knowledge and practical strategies you need to confidently manage the risks and meet your obligations. You will hear about:
Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 3.25 Category II credits towards their maintenance of certification requirement.
Fees include attendance, program materials, continental breakfast, lunch and break refreshments.
OsgoodePD offers group rates for both on site and webcast formats. Please note these are only available when registering for members of the same organization, at the same time, and payment is made with one invoice.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 14 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 14 days notice, a $75 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
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What past attendees have said about OsgoodePD‘s Legal Guide to Consent, Capacity & Substitute Decision Making program…
“Case review excellent.”
Carole Park, Client Service Manager, South East Community Care Access Centre
“Well organized. Great topics.”
Jan Reynolds, Social Worker, Georgian Bay General Hospital
“I was grateful to hear from experienced professionals. I have learned a lot and plan to utilize skills and advice presented.”
“Strong presenters. Strong experience. Presented without excessive legalese.”
Are you eligible for funding by the AHPDF?
Medical Laboratory Technologists
Medical Radiation Technologists
If so, you may apply for education grants for professional development activities completed between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018.
For more information and to apply: www.ahpdf.ca/en/home
If you require accommodations in downtown Toronto, OsgoodePD has arranged Corporate Rates with several hotels within walking distance of our downtown conference centre.
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