Your Role as Specific Decision Maker - Alberta Human Services - Government of Alberta

Your Role as Specific Decision Maker

Your role as specific decision maker pamphlet

You have been chosen because a health care provider has assessed your family member as being incapable of making a health care or placement decision.

The Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act allows a relative to make “specific decisions” in these situations. If you have been selected to make the decision, you are called a specific decision maker (SDM) for your relative.

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Modified: 2015-04-22
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