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
By: Sasha Craig, RPN, Falls Lead, Candi Mcgraw, Restorative PSW, Lisa Reid, Director of Care, and Shaila Aranha, RN, RNAO LTC Best Practice Coordinator
Nithview Home, New Hamburg
Nithview Home is part of a seniors' community with diverse types of housing and...