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
Contact hours for this session will be awarded until: November 30, 2013.
This session is currently being reviewed and updated. However until the updated version of the webinar is released in January 2014, this version is the most current best evidence available.
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Centerís Commission on Accreditation
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