Falls (Preventing and Managing)Clinical, Non-Clinical
This course is intended to provide an overview of the implications of falls in older people, both for the individual concerned and the care organisations; and how these falls may be prevented and reduced through risk assessments.
Describe the effects and implications of falls
Recognise causes of falls
Understand how falls can be reduced or prevented
Describe the falls risk assessment process
This course provided information that I was not aware of beforehand. I will now be able to return to work and put this new knowledge into practice.
I have learnt so much from completing this course. It has improved my understanding of why people fall, the aftermath and how we can prevent falls.