MH15 Section 23 - Mental Health Act 1983 Hospital Managers’ Hearings: Appeals / reviews of detention and supervised community treatment


Category
Mental Health Act
Code
MH15
Issue No
4

Target Audience

All staff involved in the treatment of detained patients or those subject to Supervised Community Treatment, Hospital Managers’ Panels, MHA Administrators, IMHAs.

Purpose

To assist Hospital Managers in their duties of reviewing detention and community treatment orders in line with Code of Practice guidance and Mental Health Act legislation.

Origin

Lead executive
Medical Director, Compliance, Quality and Assurance

Author and contact number
Mental Health Act Team Manager
0151 482 7649


Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

19 June 2015

Review Date

19 June 2016

Approval Meeting

Mental Health Act Strategy Group (MHASG)

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