Independent Best Interest Assessors Framework Yorkshire

Independent Best Interest Assessors Framework Yorkshire

A Framework for suitably qualified Best Interest Assessors to undertake DOLS is being developed by East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

Opportunity Id
DN406369
Title
Independent Best Interest Assessors
Categories
85000000-9 – Health and social work services
Description
The Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA2005) and the associated Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) apply to people who lack capacity to make significant decisions for themselves in relation to care, support, treatment etc and also on issues about where to live, receiving significant medical treatment and those subject to Safeguarding Vulnerable Adult investigations. The local authority has a responsibility under the MCA as the ‘supervisory body’ to arrange for the necessary assessments to be completed in order to grant an authorisation. A framework for suitably qualified Best Interest Assessors (BIAs) to undertake DOLS is being developed by East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
Region(s) of supply
East Riding of Yorkshire
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards , DoLS, Best Interest Assessors

Key dates

Estimated contract dates
Start date
07/11/2019
End date
06/11/2020

Contact details

Buyer
East Riding of Yorkshire
Contact
Sally Hardwick
Telephone
01482 396216
Address
County Hall
Beverley
Other (Non-UK)
HU17 9BA

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