Section 17F – Powers in respect of recalled patients


Section 17F governs what happens next, following a patient’s recall to hospital under section 17E. Revocation of CTO If the Responsible Clinician (RC) decides that the patient meets the Act’s criteria for detention for treatment in hospital (in section 3), the RC may, if s/he obtains an Approved Mental Health Professional’s written agreement, revoke the […]

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