09. Reducing Seclusion and Restraint Use in Mental Health Services

09. Reducing Seclusion and Restraint Use in Mental Health Services

​​​The implementation of the "Six Core Strategies for Reducing Seclusion and Restraint Use (SCS)" among staff in the Health Sciences Centre’s (HSC) Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PY3-South) has resulted in several positive outcomes. The incidence and duration of seclusion events have dramatically dropped with a corresponding reduction in the incidence and duration of workplace injuries.

Available for download only.
best live chat