Presented by Karen J. Brown, LSW of Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Cincinnati and Columbus. Objectives: Define epilepsy, seizure types and those most at risk, Explain treatment options and first aid for seizures, Describe the issues that complicate diagnosis and treatment in persons with DD, Describe disorders that mimic seizures.
Prone restraint is a method of intervention where a person’s face and frontal part of his or her body is placed in a downward position touching any surface for any amount of time. The use of prone restraints in Ohio is prohibited.
DODD provides informational notices to stakeholders, issues Health and Welfare Alerts, manages a centralized complaint hotline, conducts statewide Mortality Review Committee meetings, steers statewide patterns and trends meetings, and provides ongoing training to the field.
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Contact 614-995-3810 or MUIDOC@dodd.ohio.gov.