Hospital Violence Reduction – Environment and Physical Design

According to the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), one element of performance by which a hospital’s environment of care is measured is that “the hospital controls access to and egress from security-sensitive areas, as...

Care Home Safe Holding: Preventing Stress-Related Behaviours in Care of Older People

Preventing Stress-Related Behaviours in Care of Older People The best vantage point for understanding behaviour is from the internal reference frame of the individual himself-  Rogers (1951) When caring for a person with dementia who is having difficulty...