Fall Prevention

Universal Fall
Prevention Strategies

The following interventions apply to all patients

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Post fall Algorithm

MGH First Responders Guide to Patient Falls

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Post-fall Guidelines

This post falls guideline is to assist the nurse in the care/management of a patient after a fall.

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MGH Mobility Assessment

Suggested Guidelines for Activity Progression

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Fall TIPS Instruction
Sheet for Nurses

The Fall TIPS tool is designed to support nurses in partnering with patients and their family members in the 3-step fall prevention process.

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Connecting Research to
Evidence Based Nursing Care

Presented by:
Patricia C. Dykes PhD, FAAN, FACMI

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Last Updated: 9/16/2020