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SCIE Social Care TV – Peter's Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA)

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This film, created by SCIE Social Care TV, uses the case study of care home resident Peter Robinson who has dementia and is having difficulty eating.

Within the remit of the MCA (Mental Capacity Act), it demonstrates the role of the Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA) in representing him to ensure a best interest decision.

It also demonstrates the importance of drawing on care workers’ knowledge in making this decision.