pdf Information for Detained Patients, Patients subject to a Community Treatment Order and Nearest Relatives Policy (232 KB)

pdf Information for Detained Patients, Patients subject to a Community Treatment Order and Nearest Relatives Policy on a Page (1017 KB)

This procedure outlines the formal process of informing patients detained under the Mental Health Act (“MHA”) 1983 of their rights. It also outlines information that should be provided to patients who are discharged from detention under the MHA.

If you would like to see the Equality & Human Rights Impact Analysis (EHRIA), please click on the link.

pdf EHRIA - Information for Detained Patients (399 KB)