ALERT! In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, CMS has released COVID-19 Focused Survey Protocol Training for Long Term Care and Non-Long Term Care.
Surveyors must be logged in to receive credit for completion. Public learners can access COVID-19 training via direct links below:

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Training Information

Training Offering Overview

Training Name: Physical Restraint Use in Nursing Homes: The Exception Not the Rule Part I (VoD)

Activity Code: 0CMSPHYSICALRESTRAINTNH1

Training Description: Federal and State Surveyors
As a result of participating in the satellite broadcast the viewing audience will understand the definition of a physical restraint; understand the negative outcomes of physical restraint use; understand issues related to surveying for compliance with the physical restraint requirement; and understand MDS coding issues.
Non-Mandatory.
As of 03/10/09, this program is no longer approved for IACET CEUs.

Prerequisites: None

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