Fall Prevention Series

When: Wednesday, January 16, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Where: Sanford Center for Aging's Nevada Geriatric Education Center

Description:

Fall Prevention Series

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 and January 16, 201

12:00 pm to 1 :00 pm

Objectives for the Series

  • January 16, 2019 (Fall Risk Screening Tools and Evidence-Based Programs)
  1. Review the use and benefits of three Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs now being disseminated in Nevada (Otago, Stepping On and Tai Ji Quan).
  2. Discuss how to utilize the STEADI fall risk toolkit, analyze results, and make appropriate referrals to meet each individual's needs for fall risk reduction.
  3. Describe referral patterns to engage the interdisciplinary health care team and community service partners for multifactorial fall prevention.
  4. Please call Nevada Genatric Education Center - Reno for more information - 775-327-2285

    View the Fall Prevention Series flyer for more information.

 Nevada Geriatric Education Center