Advance Care Planning

June 10, 2010 (58 minutes) - This webinar is Part II of a two-part review of issues related to health care consent and advance care planning, presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). It has information on what advance care planning is, who can do it, and how to do it. It reviews how advance care plans are used in the consent process, who the advance care plan "...

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Date:
June 10, 2010
Length:
58 minutes

Health Care Consent

Recorded on June 09, 2010 - This webinar is Part I of a two-part review of issues related to health care consent and advance care planning, presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). It looks at health care consent, informed consent, and the roles of the health practitioner, the patient, and the patient's substitute decision maker (SDM) in the consent process. It...

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Date:
June 09, 2010
Length:
61 minutes

Powers of Attorney and Substitute Decision-Making Authorities

This webinar is Part II of a two-part review of issues related to mental capacity and substitute decision making, presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). The webinar reviews what a power of attorney (POA) is, the different types of POAs, why you may want to prepare a POA, how to prepare a POA, when and why a POA comes into effect, what happens if you haven't...

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Date:
May 27, 2010
Length:
67 minutes

The ABCs of Substitute Decision Making

This webinar is Part I of a two-part review of issues related to mental capacity and substitute decision making presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). It looks at how life decisions are described in the law, when you have the right to make decisions for yourself, and when someone else gets authority to make decisions for you. It also reviews how mental capacity...

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Date:
May 26, 2010
Length:
56 minutes

Elder Abuse

This webinar presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly includes a discussion of what elder abuse is, who is being victimized, why people don't always seek help, how ageism affects how we address elder abuse, and what people need to know to prevent and respond to abuse.

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Date:
July 05, 2009
Length:
57 minutes