List interventions to use after assessment

April 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Apr2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p40
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.


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