**updated version of Advance Care Planning: a guide for health and social care staff **
This guide covers
the importance of assessing a person's capacity to make particular decisions about their care and treatment and of acting in the best interests of those who are assessed as lacking capacity to make these decisions.
the differences and relationship between care planning and advance care planning.
15 August 2008 - National End of Life Care Programme
Publication by the National End of Life Programme which became part of NHS Improving Quality in May 2013