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Topics: Persons with Disabilities Publication Type: Guide Audience: Health Care Professionals

Views: 1216
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September 18, 2018

Description

The Protection for Persons in Care Act, or PPCA, promotes the prevention and reporting of abuse of adult Albertans who receive care or support services that are funded, directly or indirectly, by the Government of Alberta. This guide was created to help service providers understand and implement...


Views: 926
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March 28, 2018

Description

The Resident and Family Council Act Information Guide (“Guide”) provides a general overview of the Resident and Family Councils Act (“Act”). It is intended to provide assistance to operators of supportive living accommodations, nursing homes and auxiliary hospitals in understanding the...


Views: 413
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February 1, 2018

Description

This guide introduces an overarching approach for accountable and effective information sharing that supports program design and delivery in the social-based services sector. It is intended for decision-makers, information and privacy practitioners, policy development staff and program advisors,...


Views: 495
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February 1, 2018

Description

This toolkit contains resources such as themed frequently asked questions and checklists and complements the Information Sharing Guide. (See RELATED tab for a link to the Guide.) These two documents provide resources to help reduce the complexity that arises when applying different privacy...


Views: 1073
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June 23, 2016

Description

The Brain Injury Survival Guide provides key information and support to survivors of acquired brain injury and their families. Its goal is to provide basic, overall information that is applicable throughout the province. It is not meant to answer every question or provide information that can be...


Views: 943
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August 15, 2014

Description

This guide provides recommendations on how to share personal and health information between government departments, educational bodies, health care bodies, police services, parents or guardians, and others under the Children First Act. It is to be used with the Decision Tree - Information Sharing...


Views: 312
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February 5, 2010

Description

Decision-making options for individuals who need assistance are on a continuum, ranging from supported decision-making authorizations to full guardianship. The Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act (AGTA) sets out the necessary legal process for granting powers of substitute decision-making to a...


Views: 1103
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January 1, 2009

Description

This guide provides detailed information about capacity assessments under the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act (AGTA). The guide is intended for those health professionals who are designated as capacity assessors (physicians and psychologists and other health professionals designated by the...


Views: 2176
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June 1, 2008

Description

This guide provides general information about capacity assessments under the Personal Directives Act. The guide is intended for the public, people who write a personal directive, people who are named as decision makers in a personal directive, and those who may have a role in conducting capacity...