Summary: A documentary on "deinstitutionalization" of the mentally ill in the United States, including the problems of community mental health care and a look at three successful community alternatives that provide supportive after-care for discharged mental patients
Summary: Discusses musculoskeletal injuries common to nurses and health care aides. Examines human body mechanics and offers lifting techniques to prevent back injury. Topics include: safe range of motion and dynamic postures, patient positioning, modifying the work environment
Shows employees how to generate the energy needed for a high- morale work environment. Highlights four main concepts: play, make their day, be there, choose your attitude. Also portrays the playful atmosphere necessary for creativity to flourish, as embodied by the World Famous Pike Place Fish Market of Seattle, Washington.
Issued as VHS videorecording in 1998
Restrictions: Site License. VCH staff and students only.