Consent to Treatment (Canada) Mobile App
Here is a multiple point checklist app to meet the needs of a Consent form to (Medical) Treatment.
How does it work?
There are sections to be filled in with the Physicians name(s) and procedure(s) and can be signed by the patient or with parental consent for minors.
In order for a valid patient consent to treatment to be given, several requirements must be met, both as to be the ability of the patient to consent and the nature of the information provided. In some provinces and territories, these requirements have been codified in legislation. The patient needs to in legal and mental health capacity to consent. The app contains all of the key elements of the Consent to Treatment.
For ease of the user, it can be initiated with finger or stylus, and the areas needing to be checked have boxes easily checked with a tap in the box. The user can fill in the app in real time using any smartphone. When the data is entered in the form and submitted it can be referenced at any time. This app can be a real time saver for physicians, patients, child and other healthcare professionals.