1.1.T.86 Terminal condition (CA, CP)
Definition - care receiver aged 16 years & over
Definition - care receiver aged under 16 years
For the purposes of CP (child), a terminal condition is where a medical practitioner has certified the child has a terminal condition and the average life expectancy for a child with the same or a similar condition is not substantially longer than 24 months.
Note: A legally qualified medical practitioner must certify that a care receiver's condition is a terminal condition.