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 to become involved, or more involved, in decisions made about their care or treatment, or care or treatment generally and