Fall prevention

April falls campaign from health quality and safety commission downloadable resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)   have developed a falls prevention approach called STEADI, which stands for Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths and Injuries. STEADI is comprised of tools and educational materials for health care providers adapted from the American and British Geriatric Societies’ Clinical Practice Guidelines. Using STEADI, you will be able to, identify patients fall risk, their modifiable risk factors and offer effective interventions.

Health Quality and Safety  commission falls prevention tools and quiz’s.  A falls assessment algorhythm and fall prevention tools kit booklet