Falls Prevention - e-Learning CPD

£7.00 Ex VAT

This online ‘Falls Prevention’ course will provide candidates with the skills to identity the complex factors which may lead to a fall. To reduce the risk of falling it is important to recognise these factors

People fall because of a complex mix of factors. To reduce falling, it is important to identify these factors, and recognise those that could signify serious, but treatable, underlying medical problems.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand costs and implications of falls on patients, their families and organisations
  • Recognise falls risk factors
  • Recognise who is at risk of falls and injury
  • Recognise importance of bone health in relation to falls risk
  • Understand roles other staff play in fall prevention
  • Understand what to do in the event of a patient falling