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Whorlton Hall

  • Whorlton Village, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8XQ

Type of service
Mental health, learning disability or substance misuse hospital service

Specialisms/services
Accommodation for persons who require nursing or personal care, Assessment or medical treatment for persons detained under the Mental Health Act 1983, Diagnostic and/or screening services, Learning disabilities, Mental health conditions, Treatment of disease, disorder or injury, Caring for adults under 65 yrs, Caring for people whose rights are restricted under the Mental Health Act

Local Authority Area
Durham

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Before people are given any examination, care, treatment or support, they should be asked if they agree to it (outcome 2)

We checked that people who use this service:

  • Where they are able, give valid consent to the examination, care, treatment and support they receive.
  • Understand and know how to change any decisions about examination, care, treatment and support that has been previously agreed.
  • Can be confident that their human rights are respected and taken into account.

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