Continuing Health Care for the Private Client Practitioner

Date & Time

17th October 2019 | Jurys Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ | 2pm - 5pm

Cost

£100 + VAT (members) £120 + VAT (non members)

Description

Continuing Health Care for the Private Client Practitioner

This training session will focus on two case studies, taking the adviser through the process to obtain CHC and will cover:

  • What is CHC and identifying cases where it is worth seeking CHC
  • Identifying when assessments should occur
  • Interaction between the NHS and the local authority
  • Fast track cases
  • The screening process
  • Understanding the decision support tool
  • Challenging decisions
  • Topping up care

Caroline Bielanska is the former Chief Executive and former Chair of Solicitors for the Elderly, an organisation she helped to found in 1999. She lectures regularly for a number of CPD providers, including Central Law Training, The Solicitors Group, Professional Conferences and STEP, and is well known in her specialist field- advising older and vulnerable adults who have limited physical and/or mental capacity.