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Dr Nicola Burns and Professor Nick Watson, Strathclyde Centre for Disability Research, Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Applied Social Sciences, University of Glasgow ISBN 978 0 7559 7786 4 (Web only publication) This document is also available in pdf format (464k)
GLOSSARY OF TERMS
1 INTRODUCTION Background The Adults with incapacity (Scotland) Act ( AWI) AWI Part 4 Summary
2 AIMS AND OBJECTIVES Aim Objectives
3 RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODOLOGY Introduction Survey of supervisory bodies The case studies Limitations of the research Summary
4 HEALTH BOARD ANALYSIS Introduction Uptake of AWI Part 4 by health boards Knowledge of and views on AWI Part 4 Health boards as Supervisory Bodies Managing funds Code of practice and training Policies and procedures for the transfer of patients Summary
5 THE STATE HOSPITAL
6 THE COMMUNITY SETTING Introduction Use of AWI Part 4 in the community setting Knowledge of and views on AWI Part 4 Care Commission as a Supervisory Body Managing residents' finances Summary
7 CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS Introduction Recommendations
APPENDIX ONE HEALTH BOARD QUESTIONNAIRE
APPENDIX TWO HEALTH BOARD FOLLOW UP INTERVIEW SCHEDULE
APPENDIX THREE TOPIC GUIDE FOR CARE HOME MANAGERS
APPENDIX FOUR TOPIC GUIDE FOR REPRESENTATIVE ORGANISATIONS
LIST OF TABLES TABLE 3.1 Overview of care homes included in research TABLE 4.1 Uptake of AW1 Part 4 NHS Hospitals (2006-2009) TABLE 4.2 Uptake of DWP Appointeeships NHS Hospitals (2006-2009)
The views expressed in this report are those of the researcher and do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers.
This report is available on the Scottish Government Social Research website only www.scotland.gov.uk/socialresearch.
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