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The law states that “monitor health” means, in regard to personal independence payment (PIP):

(a) detect significant changes in C’s health condition which are likely to lead to a deterioration in C’s health; and
(b) take action advised by a –
(i) registered doctor;
(ii) registered nurse; or
(iii) health professional who is regulated by the Health Professions Council, without which C’s health is likely to deteriorate.

“Monitor health” is relevant to the following personal independence payment activity:

3. Managing therapy or monitoring a health condition.