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SCIE Social Care TV – Emily’s safety

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This film, produced by SCIE Social Care TV, explores the need to balance risks and freedoms for a 94-year-old resident at a care home, who wants to continue making tea for herself, although there is a risk that she may injure herself.

Some of the key principles of the MCA (Mental Capacity Act) are covered, as well as the way in which a best interest decision was made.