LEAVING AGAINST MEDICAL ADVICE
What are key risk management and safety issues to consider when a resident requests to leave your facility or a family member wants to discharge a resident against medical advice?
ISSUES TO CONSIDER (click on the key words to open the answer)
• Young people in senior care facilities – Informed Refusal
Jonathan Evans, MD, MPH, CMD. Caring For The Ages, June 2012. Against Medical Advice, Whatever That Is. http://www.legis.nd.gov/cencode/t23c12.pdf(11/3/2016)
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