Medical - Restraints and Seclusion
- Define the terms restraint and seclusion
- Identify legal requirements, patient's rights, and ethical considerations for the use of restraints and seclusion
- Identify alternatives to using restraints and seclusion
- Describe protocols and procedures for safely using restraints, including patient rights, orders, monitoring, and documentation
The goal of this training is to inform healthcare workers of the legal requirements and standards for use of restraints and seclusion in a variety of healthcare settings, and to help them identify procedures for the safe use of restraints as well as alternatives to the use restraints and seclusion.