# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Nurse Aide II Task 537483193

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Assist with alternatives to restraints.

Definition

Assistance should include
  • meeting clients’/residents’/patients’ basic needs
  • using diversions such as music and television
  • maintaining habits and routines
  • keeping signaling devices within reach
  • explaining procedures
  • orienting person to place and time.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Who can apply restraints?
  • What are risks of restraint use?
  • Why are alternatives to restraints used?
  • What government agencies have developed guidelines for alternatives to restraints and restraint use?

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