Overview

This online ‘Falls Prevention’ course will provide candidates with the skills to identity the complex factors which may lead to a fall. To reduce the risk of falling it is important to recognise these factors

People fall because of a complex mix of factors. To reduce falling, it is important to identify these factors, and recognise those that could signify serious, but treatable, underlying medical problems.

 

Description

Learning Outcomes

 

  • Understand costs and implications of falls on patients, their families and organizations

  • Recognize falls risk factors

  • Recognize who is at risk of falls and injury

  • Recognize importance of bone health in relation to falls risk

  • Understand roles other staff play in fall prevention

  • Understand what to do in the event of a patient falling

 

Duration

 

60 mins

FALLS PREVENTION

£30.00 Regular Price
£15.00Sale Price