Application about medical treatment and advance care directives

Use this form to apply for a review of a medical treatment decision, advance care directiveDefinitionA document that sets out a person’s binding instructions or preferences and values about medical treatment. The directive is referred to when the person does not have the capacity to make decisions about their medical treatment. or medical research procedureDefinitionA procedure carried out for medical research. For example, a procedure as part of a clinical trial. . You can also apply to challenge the authority of a medical treatment decision makerDefinitionA person who has the authority to make medical treatment decisions on behalf of another person. or support personDefinitionIn cases about medical treatment and advance care directives, this is someone who represents another person’s interests about medical treatment. They support a person to make, communicate and help bring about the person’s medical treatment decisions. .

Guardianship Hub

Medical report template

Download this template and send this to someone's medical practitioner to support an application about a guardianDefinitionA person who makes personal lifestyle decisions on behalf of someone with a disability, including decisions about their living arrangements, work arrangements, medical treatment and access to people and services. , administrator, power of attorney or someone's medical treatment (including advance care directives).