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Resident Restraint in the Post‐Acute Setting

This course will help you:

  • Understand what a restraint is and how to use it appropriately
  • Protect resident safety
  • Comply with regulatory standards

You will learn about:

  • Physical and chemical restraint
  • Risks and benefits of restraint
  • Clinical best practices, standards, and regulations for the use of restraint in post‐acute care

Courseware Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Define restraint and related terms.
  • List risks of restraint.
  • Recognize best practices and regulatory standards for using restraint in post‐acute care.