Ask nurses for input when designing form

April 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Apr2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p39
The article discusses the significant role of nursing staff members in the development of falls risk assessment tool that decreases patient falls in the U.S. It stresses that nursing staff members can help determine the condition of a patient by writing the patient's condition on a whiteboard so that other staff members would be aware of the risk. Information about the use of Morse Fall Scale in the assessment of patient falls are discussed.


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