Evidence Based Fall Prevention

How to Take this Course

Course Overview: The goal of this course is to familiarize health care professionals with the characteristics of patients at-risk for falls, fall risk assessment tools used to identify them and the components of effective fall prevention programs. Please see Objectives for a specific list of this course's goals.

Here are a few hints to help you navigate through the course.

Instant Feedback: To reinforce the material, quiz yourself on what you have learned while studying this information. Wherever you see this green color text, "instant feedback" questions are available.

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This course is targeted for nurses and healthcare professionals who provide direct and indirect patient care in an acute care setting.