Supported Decision-Making: A New Approach for Older Clients with Cognitive Impairment
The Bulletin, December 2018, Volume 40 - Issue 11
4 Pages Posted: 14 Nov 2019
Date Written: 2018
There has been a flurry of law reform activity around elder rights in the last few years. In 2017 the Australian Law Reform Commission’s Report “Elder Abuse – a National Legal Response” made far reaching recommendations. Earlier this year the Commonwealth Government published the results of its Inquiry into the Quality of Residential Aged Care in Australia, and has recently announced a Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety.
Keywords: Aged, Aged Care, Cognitive Impairment, Aged Care Quality and Safety, Aged Care Quality, Elder Abuse
JEL Classification: K10
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