Statement Of Expert Evaluation Form. This is a Ohio form and can be use in Summit County (Court Of Common Pleas).
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FORM 17. 1 - STATEMENT OF EXPERT EVALUATION Page 1 of 4 Rev. 0 5/09/2006 PROBATE COURT OF SUMMIT COUNTY, OHIO ELINORE MARSH STORMER, JUDGE GUARDIANSHIP OF CASE NO. STATEMENT OF EXPERT EVALUATION [Sup. R. 66 & R.C. 2111.49] Definition of Incompetent (R.C. 2111.01(D)): 223"Incompetent" means any person who is so mentally impaired as a result of a mental or physical illness or disability, or mental retardation, or as a result of chronic substance abuse, that the person is incapable of taking proper care of the person222s self or property or fails to provide for the person222s family or other persons for whom the person is charged by law to provide, or any person confined to a correctional institution within this State.224 The Statement of Evaluation does not declare the individual competent or incompetent, but is evidence to be considered by the Court. The fee for completing this evaluation WILL NOT be paid by the Probate Court. Each evaluator should secure payment from the Applicant/Guardian. 1. This Statement of Expert Evaluation is to be filed with or attached to: A. Guardianship Application: Completed by Licensed Physician or Licensed Clinical Psychologist prior to the filing and attached to the application. B. Guardian222s Report: Completed by Licensed Physician Licensed Clinical Psychologist Licensed Independent Social Worker Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor or Mental Retardation Team. The evaluation or examination shall be completed within three months prior to the date of the Report. R.C. 2111.49 C. Application for Emergency Guardian: of the person: a Licensed Physician shall complete the Supplement for Emergency Guardian, form 17.1A with specificity indicating the emergency, and why immediate action is required to prevent significant injury to the person. The Supplement shall be signed, dated, and attached as part of this completed Statement. 2. Statement completed by: Name & Title/Profession: Business Address: Business Telephone Number: 3. Date(s) of evaluation: Place(s) of evaluation: Amount of time spent on evaluation: American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com FORM 17. 1 - STATEMENT OF EXPERT EVALUATION Page 2 of 4 Rev. 0 5/09/2006 CASE NO. Length of time the individual has been your patient: 4. Is the individual presently under medication? Yes No If yes, what is the medication, dosage, and purpose? Are there any signs of physical and/or mental impairments caused by the medications themselves? 5. Is the individual mentally impaired? Yes No If yes, indicate the diagnosis below: Mental Retardation/Developmental Disabilities: Profound Severe Moderate Mild Mental Illness: Type and Severity Substance Abuse: Description Dementia: Description Other: Description Please provide additional comments and test scores if available. (Continue comments on page 4): 6. During the examination did you notice an impairment of the individual222s: a) Orientation Yes No Unknown b) Speech Yes No Unknown c) Motor Behavior Yes No Unknown d) Thought Process Yes No Unknown e) Affect Yes No Unknown f) Memory Yes No Unknown g) Concentration and comprehension Yes No Unknown h) Judgment Yes No Unknown 7. Please describe any impairments identified in question six. (Continue comments on page 4). 8. Is the individual physically impaired? Yes No If yes: Description American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com FORM 17. 1 - STATEMENT OF EXPERT EVALUATION Page 3 of 4 Rev. 0 5/09/2006 CASE NO. 9. Are there any special characteristics of the individual which should be considered in evaluating the individual for guardianship: Yes No If yes: Explain 10. Are there any indication of abuse, neglect or exploitation of the individual? Yes No If yes: Explain 11. Do you believe the individual is capable of caring for the individual222s activities of daily living or making decisions concerning medical treatments, living arrangements and diet? Yes No If no: Explain 12. Do you believe this individual is capable of managing the individual222s finances and property? Yes No If no: Explain 13. Prognosis: A. Is the condition stabilized? Yes No B. Is the condition reversible: Yes No 14. In my opinion a guardianship should be: Established/Continued Denied/Terminated I certify that I have evaluated the individual on , 20 . Date: Signature of Evaluator . Evaluator Print or Type Name GUARDIAN222S REPORT ADDENDUM (Not to be used with initial Application) It is my opinion, based upon a reasonable degree of medical or psychological certainty that the mental capacity of this ward will not improve. Date Signature - Licensed Physician/Clinical Psychologist Print or Type Name American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com FORM 17. 1 - STATEMENT OF EXPERT EVALUATION Page 4 of 4 Rev. 0 5/09/2006 CASE NO. ADDITIONAL COMMENTS Date Signature - Licensed Physician/Clinical Psychologist Print or Type Name American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com