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Fall Prevention Program

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Dementia
  • Stroke
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Joint replacement
  • COPD
  • CHF
  • Arthritis/rheumatic conditions

Education on home modification to reduce falls

  • Proper handrails along stairs
  • Safety handrails in the shower or bath
  • Shower bench or chair
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Long-handled sponge and shower hose
  • Dressing stick
  • Sock aid
  • Long-handled shoe horn
  • Reaching stick to grab objects
  • Removing clutter or times from walking path
  • Place items within arms reach

Our team approach to care

  • Skilled nursing for fall risk assessment, medication management, disease process teaching, vital sign monitoring, assistance with finding community resources.
  • Physical therapy to establish home exercise program, gait/transfer training, fall/safety precautions, & use of assistive devices/medical equipment.
  • Home health aides & personal attendants to assist with activities of daily living.