This program is part of the Home Care Institute Fall Prevention Program and provides information on identifying the risk for falls, guidelines for preventing falls, and actions to take if a patient falls.
Identify environmental factors that increase fall risk.
Match physical factors that increase fall risk to appropriate mitigation strategies.
Outline the steps to follow when a patient falls.
Course Length: 1 hour(s)
Audience: CNE, Nursing
CE Credit: 1 hour(s) awarded after successful completion of post-test with a score of 80% or better.
CNE Expiration: November 30, 2023
Accreditation Statement: Home Care Institute LLC is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Disclosures: The authors, planners and reviewers of this educational activity declare no conflicts of interest with this activity. There are no commercial interests or sponsorships related to this educational activity.