This comprehensive text provides the content necessary for training nu rsing assistants to provide restorative care in long-term care facilit ies, as required by OBRA law. The content includes measurable objectiv es and interventions to optimize resident care and to enable facilitie s to gain maximum reimbursement. This text provides all the informatio n necessary to train nursing assistants in restorative care, as well a s, the information required to implement a restorative care training p rogram. It enables the necessary training to advance the certified nur sing assistant to the restorative nursing assistant level. Thus, facil ities to attain the goal of maintaining or improving residents' condit ions. The text focuses on techniques to promote resident involvement, thereby improving resident independence and self-esteem.
Delmar Cengage Learning
Fundamentals for the Certified Nursing Assistant
Mind, Body & Spirit