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Consultation on the draft code of practice to parts 2 and 3 of the Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010

This consultation seeks views on a draft Code of Practice for care and treatment planning.
Start of consultation: 18/10/2011
End of consultation: 16/01/2012

It also covers reassessment for secondary mental health services under the Mental Health (Wales) Measure 2010.

Part 2 of the Measure is concerned with:

  • the appointment of care coordinators as part of the process of planning and coordinating care; and
  • care and treatment plans for people receiving secondary mental health services.

Part 3 of the Measure is concerned with:

  • former users of secondary mental health services; and
  • providing a right for them to refer themselves back to secondary services for assessment directly.

The draft code sets out guiding principles and practice guidance for the operation of the Measure.