Q: If someone becomes the conservator for an elderly person and puts her in a nursing home, does the elderly person have
A: If the Probate Court has determined that the individual needs a Conservator, then there should be a Medical Certificate indicating the need for same and there would have been a legal proceeding unless the disabled person consented to the appointment of a Conservator. A Guardian makes determinations as to where the disabled person is to live based upon authority given by the Probate Court .
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