Key Elements for Conducting the One Hour Face-to-Face Assessment for Patients in Restraints or Seclusion
Marlene Nadler-Moodie, MSN, APRN, PMHCNS-BC
Disclosures: The speaker has no conflicts of interest to disclose. Discussion of off-label uses (using products for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration, or FDA) will not occur in this presentation. The activity planners have no conflicts of interest to disclose.
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
1. List the key components included in the one hour face to face assessment of a patient in a restraint or seclusion
2. Describe the potential dangers associated with the use of restraints
3. Describe the potential dangers that are revealed through the performance of the mental status exam of patient in restraints and or seclusion.
Continuing Nursing Education
1 contact hour will be awarded upon completion of post-test and evaluation. * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to the entire session, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to earn a score of 80% or better on the post test. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. We cannot award credit unless all steps are completed.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centerís Commission on Accreditation
The contact hours for this session will expire: May 31, 2013
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