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Learn to Prevent Falls
Published March 16, 2021

Did you know that 1 out or 5 falls causes a serious injury such as broken bones or a head injury? This is Patient Safety Awareness Week, and just one reason we want to help you prevent your loved one from falling. These tips* from Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) can help:

  • Talk to your loved one and their healthcare provider about fall risks.

  • Encourage your loved one to exercise for improved balance and strength.

  • Make sure your loved one’s has their eyes and feet checked.

  • Help make your love one’s home safer.

For more information on how to prevent falls, click here.

*Source: CDC, STEADI Initiative (Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths & Injuries).