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Reference:
CMO(2014)27
Date Published:
16 October 2014
   
Title:
Guidance for doctors completing Medical Certificates of the Cause of Death (MCCD) and its quality assurance
   
URL:
   
Description:
Provides information on updated joint guidance from the Scottish Government and the National Records of Scotland; updated Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service guidance for doctors to report certain deaths to the Procurator Fiscal; guidance on the new quality assurance system of scrutiny of the MCCDs which is set to start on 29 April 2015; and subsequent legislation.
   
Keywords:
NHS; SCOTLAND; DEATH CERTIFICATION; MORTALITY; LEGISLATION; LAW
   
Organisation:
Scottish Government Health and Social Care Directorates
Site URL:
Contact Name:
Dr Mini Mishra

Address:

St Andrew’s House, EDINBURGH, EH1 3DG.
Email:
Tel:
0131-244 5066

 

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