Fall Prevention Planning – A 1.25 Hour Course

This course can be taken by anyone who is a caretaker to a patient at risk of falling. We will explore the process of fall risk assessment using available fall assessment tools and the multiple risk factors that make home health care patients vulnerable to falls. We will discuss different fall prevention strategies and techniques that home health care providers can utilize to reduce fall incidences in the home. The course will also showcase available resources and steps to incorporate strong fall prevention programs in the home health care setting.