810. Help available to a Welsh informal patient.

810.     Help available to a Welsh informal patient.

The help available to a Welsh qualifying informal patient1 includes help in obtaining information about and understanding:

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    (1)     what (if any) medical treatment is given to him or is proposed or discussed in his case2;

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    (2)     why it is given, proposed or discussed3;

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    (3)     the authority under which it is, or would be, given4.

The help available under the arrangements to a Welsh qualifying informal patient also includes:

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    (a)     help (by way of representation or otherwise) for patients who wish