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Falls Prevention for Care Home Managers
18 September - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Management will learn how to implement the staff’s knowledge and falls tools by developing action plans in relation to falls risk identification and assessment.
• How to risk assess for falls and carry out provider risk assessments and update policies.
• Strategies that can be implemented to reduce falls. This includes reviewing environments, medication, technology, visual awareness, footwear, nutrition and hydration.
• To embed falls assessment tools, including FRAT: a national wide tool used to assess an individual falls risk
• To action plan areas within your organisation to reduce falls risk