Identifying Fall Risk in Assisted Living Self-Paced

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

Individuals who need assistance with everyday activities or some healthcare services may call assisted living communities their home. Those who reside in these communities may be at risk for falls related to several factors. This course discusses the risk factors associated with falls and common risk assessment tools used to identify those at greatest risk for falls. It also discusses fall prevention interventions used to reduce falls. By identifying those at higher risk, falls can be decreased or prevented, resulting in a higher quality of life for older adults.

 

The goal of this course is to educate administrator professionals in the assisted living setting on falls.



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$15.00

Course Description

Individuals who need assistance with everyday activities or some healthcare services may call assisted living communities their home. Those who reside in these communities may be at risk for falls related to several factors. This course discusses the risk factors associated with falls and common risk assessment tools used to identify those at greatest risk for falls. It also discusses fall prevention interventions used to reduce falls. By identifying those at higher risk, falls can be decreased or prevented, resulting in a higher quality of life for older adults.

 

The goal of this course is to educate administrator professionals in the assisted living setting on falls.



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