Monthly Archives: August 2018

So who pays for care when someone is Sectioned?

In a nutshell: Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and local authorities pay. The individual should not be charged. However, there are several things to keep in mind… Under Section 117 CCGs/NHS and local authorities are obliged to provide free care until … Continue reading

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Making Reports Easier to Read

The following list of psychiatric terms have been seen in Doctors Reports to Hospital Managers Panels and Tribunals. You may think to yourself, SO WHAT? A good and reasonable question as the terms do describe the subject of the report. … Continue reading

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