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Understanding Resident Rights

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Understanding Resident Rights

Course Number:
CARE134

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Understanding Resident Rights
Course Information:
  • Online Training Course
  • Credit Hours: 1
  • What Resident Rights Are and How to Respect Them
  • HIPAA and How It Affects the Caregiving Role
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$19.99
$19.99

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Course Description

This course teaches students about resident rights. No matter what the care setting your residents have rights – rights to privacy, dignity, independence and respect, among other things. Caregivers will learn how to apply these rights in their daily work with all residents.

Course Objectives

This course will help learners understand what resident rights are and how to respect them. Also, they will understand the definition of resident's rights, when to observe and preserve these rights as well as how to assist the resident in ways that do no compromise these rights in any way. In this session attendees will be able to: understand the client’s bill of rights; learn what HIPAA is and how it affects the caregiving role; how to treat clients with dignity and respect; understand privacy rights.

Course Outline

  • Resident's bill of rights
  • Case study: Mrs. M's story
  • Right to make personal decisions
  • What if a resident won't eat?
  • Treat residents with dignity and respect, Honoring choice
  • Positioning a personal in bed
  • Right to privacy, Understanding privacy rights
  • Right to assistance with grievances, Right to assistance with activities
  • Case study: Mr. Martin's story
  • Right to personal possessions, Respect personal belongings
  • Freedom from abuse
  • The right to avoid the use of restraints
  • Video: Imagine the resident's experience
  • Providing a safe and supportive environment for your residents
  • Clients Bill or Rights
  • Dignity and Respect
  • Theft, Damage, or Misuse
  • Informed Choice
  • Neglect of Care
  • Financial Exploitation
  • Restraints
  • Grievances or Complaints
  • Discrimination
  • Planning of Services and Care
  • Client Record
  • Information and Records
  • Advised in writing
  • Written notice of termination
  • Oral Notice
  • 48 hour notice
  • Receive a copy or Rights
  • HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
  • Medical Records
  • Confidentiality
  • Client Privacy
  • Medicare
  • Respect
  • Services and Fees
  • Privacy
  • Medical Care
  • You work where your residents live
  • Religious beliefs
  • Communicate about the services being provided
  • Choices about medical care
  • Informing the resident
  • Power of attorney
  • Violating resident rights
  • Facilities must have rights posted
  • Losing license if rights aren’t followed
  • Mrs. Leonard: violating resident rights
  • Honoring choice
  • Individuality
  • What if a client won’t eat
  • Can’t force client’s to eat
  • Notifying your supervisor
  • Meet Frank: always explain what you are doing no matter what!
  • Treat Clients with dignity and respect
  • Nicknames
  • Life history
  • Individual skills
  • They’re adults
  • Don’t talk down
  • Respect property and values
  • Be sensitive to Stories
  • This is Their Home
  • Privacy vs. isolation
  • Understanding privacy rights
  • Knock first
  • Privacy vs. group activities
  • Privacy in information sharing
  • Privacy during care
  • Allow private calls
  • Mail privacy
  • Confidentiality
  • Avoid creating dependence
  • Residents with roommates
  • Don’t talk in public
  • Personal Information
  • Handling resident suggestions and complaints
  • Resident councils
  • Listen to feedback
  • Grievance policy and procedure
  • The Ombudsman
  • Federally mandated program
  • Free from restraints
  • Restraint use and falls
  • Chemical restraints
  • The right to avoid the use of restraints
  • Bed rails
  • Wheelchair restraints
  • Waist belt
  • Resident rights are a part of your job
  • Understand them and respect them

Additional Information

Canonical Link caregiver-training-courses/care-training/caregiver-skills/understanding-resident-rights
Course Type Online Course

Understanding Resident Rights

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$19.99

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