TITLE

List interventions to use after assessment

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Apr2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need to use a policy or guidelines that describe appropriate interventions after assessing a patient's risk level for falls in the U.S. Charlene Ross, partner and consultant at RBC Consulting, explains that hospice staff members has the ability to control factors that contribute to falls, like furniture that blocks pathways to the bathroom. Interventions used by the staff at Hernando Pasco Hospice Care Centers in Florida are presented.
ACCESSION #
37372463

 

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