This fact sheet, for any type of staff caring for a resident in a nursing home or assisted living facility, tells you all you need to know about mobility, types of mobility, and why mobility is important for people living in these facilities.
Included here is a brief overview of the points that this fact sheet elaborates on:
- What is mobility?
- Why is mobility important?
- What is the impact of physical restraints on mobility?
- How can nursing assistants help residents improve their mobility?