posted Jul 11, 2012, 12:14 PM by Frank Baskin   [ updated Jul 11, 2012, 12:16 PM ]
Changes have been made to the Probate Court rules around guardianship. Effective immediately, guardians may admit their ward to a nursing home without court.approval if ...FOR MORE CLICK TITLE...  it will be short term(under 60 days). The guardian will have to inform the court of their decision. Clinical psychiatric nurses may also sign the medical certificate.This was the result of a negotiatiing process over several years after there was a complete overhaul of the Probate Court rules including many changes in guardianships.