Od-030418 Policy Education on Response to Restraints, AMA and Elopement, and De-escalation – Behavioral Health Nursing

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Welcome to your Policy Education on Response to Restraints, AMA and Elopement, and De-escalation. This ... show more

Objectives

  • Appropriately respond to patients wishing to refuse treatment against medical advice.
  • Collaborate with security staff in responding to patient elopements and potential use of force situations.
  • Follow guidelines and procedure set forth by the MedStar Health: Use of Restraints and Seclusion With Safety and Dignity when episodes requiring patient restraints occur.
  • Understand the purpose of the MedStar Health policies and procedures governing response to patient restraints and seclusion, patient elopement and AMA, and de-escalation techniques and use of force
  • Use de-escalation techniques in responding to patient restraint and seclusion episodes.

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Free

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MedStar Health (Corporate)