Publications

Specific decision-making : Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act

Description

If an adult doesn't have the capacity to make decisions, a health care provider can choose one of the adult’s relatives to make a one-time, time-sensitive decision. Specific decision-making can be about health care, and/or temporary admission to or discharge from a residential care facility.

Updated

October 1, 2009

Tags
adult guardianship decision-making guardianship representation trusteeship

Title and publication information

Type
Fact Sheet
Extent

2 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Seniors and Community Supports (2004-2011)

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2009-10-01

Date Added

2017-08-28T17:36:14.829551

Date Modified

2009-10-01

Date Issued

2009-10-01

Identifiers

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

Contact Other

1-877-427-4525 (toll-free in Alberta)