Residents have the right to be free from restraints

Many of us have heard stories of residents in a LTC (Long-term Care) or Assisted Living being restrained. What does that really mean? And if restraints are used are the residents’ rights being violated? Per California regulations a resident has the right to be free from physical and chemical restraint. The patient has the right toContinue reading “Residents have the right to be free from restraints”