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How can the care sector be ready for LPS?

Saara Idelbi and Jonathan Landau discuss the issues surrounding deprivation of liberty in social care settings. 

The Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) is the framework that will replace the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS). The scheme is due to come into force in April 2022, though it is likely that there may be some further delay. Meanwhile, it may be sensible for managers who will be implementing the provisions to consider the resource implications.  The full article can be found here.