Dating top referrers 2016
I shall certainly be there and it would be great to see you there too.
It is an enormous honour and privilege to be BAOS President for the next two years and I will endeavour, along with Council, to work hard and continue to build on our past successes, develop and drive the Association forward into what I hope will be a bright future for all our members.
Consent for tooth brushing or meeting basic needs has to be carefully negotiated.
Other care has to be provided under the principle of Best Interest.
We can offer insight into my Dad’s previous health care decisions and aspirations of how he wished to be treated, but ultimately those providing treatment have to consider these facts along with the risk of monitoring or providing treatment and the urgency of any care intervention.
If my Dad were to require an extraction he would need a general anaesthetic, necessitating a multidisciplinary team to weigh up the risk of anaesthetic, clinical holding, admission to hospital and balance this against the benefit of treatment.
Without family, an Independent Mental Capacity Advocate would be allocated to be the decision maker in England and Wales to decide upon treatment within the patient’s best interest.He was surrounded by family and friends celebrating his 80 year, when not three months later he was poorly in hospital with very limited communication skills and suffering episodes of acute confusion and states of paranoid delusions.Our life was changed once more and we had to adapt to an entirely different set of social rules, trying to understand the nature and functioning of care homes and my Dad’s polar personalities.She is an amazingly dedicated, talented and hard-working individual and I will try very hard to live up to her high standards.Looking ahead, Tara and Maria Devine have organised the first ever BAOS patient safety day on Thursday December 7 – ‘SAFE AS HOUSES: Patient safety is the cornerstone of high quality care’.