Falls Prevention and Management
Integrated Falls Prevention Strategies Incorporating Hourly Safety and Comfort Rounding: A Late Career Initiative
By: Christine Gillevet RN, MDS Quality Manager and Susan Roberts RN, BScN, MHS, ADOC
Lanark Lodge, Perth
Falls prevention is a priority at Lanark Lodge. While we have many strategies in place for our residents, we were still seeing our fall rates increase. One of...
By: Leah Mackay, RPN, Resident Care Coordinator, Quality & Education; Brandi-May Kitchen, Quality Personal Support Worker; Shaila Aranha, RN, MScN, RNAO LTC Best Practice Coordinator, Waterloo Wellington Region.
St. Andrew’s Terrace, Cambridge