How we support the rights and interests of people who are detained in hospital

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Corporate author(s)
Great Britain. Care Quality Commission
Care Quality Commission
Date of publication
21 August 2012
Mental health services, Health Services
Social welfare
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This booklet is designed for patients who are detained in hospital under the Mental Health Act 1983. It explains their right to meet a Mental Health Act Commissioner, their rights about taking medication and how to complain if necessary.

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