Producer: Caresource Healthcare Communications, Inc. and Terra Nova Films, Inc.
Includes: 16 page Presenter's Guide.
Item Code: RRT
Format: DVD
Running Time: 20 Minutes

Residents’ Rights Today: Respectful Care in Changing Times

This video presents a contemporary overview of residents’ rights in the long term care context.  It covers how residents’ rights can be affected by other characteristics of today’s long term care environment, including:

  • Increased cultural, ethnic, language and age diversity
  • More time and work-flow pressure on staff
  • The impact of outside stresses on staff, especially for single parents and employees working two jobs
  • What residents’ rights are and why they are so important in the life and culture of a long term care facility
  • The specific rights everyone in a nursing home must understand and uphold
  • What staff, residents and family members should know about dealing with concerns and complaints early and effectively

A 16 page Presenter’s Guide includes:

  • In-service lesson plan
  • Handouts for staff
  • Audience particiption activity sheet
  • Staff self-assessment worksheet
  • Handout for residents and family members


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