Returning home could be disastrous

November 2010
Community Care;11/18/2010, Issue 1844, p28
The article offers suggestions of social worker Carl O' Riordan for the disabled man Dougal, who wants to return home after meeting an accident. Riordan negotiated with a primary care trust for flexible options for support including nurses from a private agency, direct payments and peer support. He also states that Dougal must be prevented from returning home using the deprivation of liberty safeguards.


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