Earns 1.25 Hours.
This course explores 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. Students will learn 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.
What you'll learn...
Section 1: Course Introduction
Section 2: Risk Factors for Falls Among Older Adults
Section 3: Techniques to Reduce Falls Among Older Adults
Section 4: Caregiver's Guide for Home Assessment
Section 5: Course Review