Six facts about Clinical consent

These 6 facts are key to your understanding and application of Clinical consent:

  1. Informed, voluntary consent must be received for examination and treatment
  2. Shared decision making is the model of choice for receiving consent
  3. Every patient giving consent must have the capacity to consent
  4. Consent may be written, oral or by compliance
  5. Informed consent is needed for examination, treatment and sharing of information
  6. Consent is an on-going process, not a one-off event

Learn more about consent by purchasing the Mint Folder and audit your consent procedures.  There are template consent forms for you to use too.

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