Does your facility still use Vest Restraints? - page 2
Does your facility still use vest restraints? Why or why not?... Read More
Feb 26, '07Occupation: Staff RN Specialty: ICU/CCU, CVICU, Trauma ; Joined: May '06; Posts: 232; Likes: 16Yes, the facility I work in does still use posey vests. But I personally will never use them. My very first year out of nursing school I took care of a women who tried to get OOB with a vest on. She hung herself at the bottom of the bed. It's been 30 years, but that is something I will never forget. I look for other alternatives.