The Probate Court assists
with mentally ill patients when aPetition/Application for Hospitalization - PCM201 is filed with the Court requesting a transport
order for an individual to be examined by a physician or licensed psychologist. ANotice of Inability to Secure Evaluation/Examination is also required to be executed by the petitioner- pcm245
If the Court receives a Petition/Application for Hospitalization - PCM201 and
2 Clinical Certificates - PCM208 from
a hospital, the Court schedules a deferral conference and hearing. An attorney
is appointed to represent an individual who is the subject of the Petition for
the Court proceedings.