the Upright fall prevention program
Reducing Risk Factors
Physicians have a unique opportunity to screen fall risk and to promote and preserve independence and health in all persons across the care continuum.
Screening for Fall Risk and Promoting Good Health
- A physician-specific, web-based learning module, delivers content on the importance of assessment in the areas of cognition, mobility and gait, medications, elimination patterns and their relationship to falls.
- Experts from geriatrics, pharmacy, nursing, and community health have organized the content into an efficient, CME-approved course available in 2014.