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Stand up to falls poster

30 Mar 2015, Reducing Harm from Falls

Poster outlining the number of people who are hospitalised after a fall each year.

Focus on Falls – Issue 2, March 2015

12 Mar 2015, Reducing Harm from Falls

Issue 2 of Focus on Falls, a quarterly publication for everyone interested in understanding and preventing falls in older people.

Falls video resources

31 Oct 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

The Health Quality & Safety Commission has produced four short videos highlighting some of the ways falls can be prevented in a range of different settings.

Focus on Falls – Issue 1, October 2014

21 Oct 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

Issue 1 of Focus on Falls, a quarterly publication for everyone interested in understanding and preventing falls in older people.

Falls analysis template

17 Oct 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

Falls analysis template based on a human factors framework.

Analysis of falls-related events

17 Oct 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

Learning from in-patient falls: Analysis of a sample of reported serious adverse events 2011–12.

Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry guidelines

29 Sep 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

The Australian and New Zealand Hip Fracture Registry guidelines are designed to help professionals providing care for people with a hip fracture to deliver consistent, effective and efficient care.

Topic 10 full reference list

1 Aug 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

Full reference list for Topic 10, An integrated approach to falls in older people: what is your part?

What is everyone learning?

1 Aug 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

Information about the new Reducing Harm from Falls programme newsletter.

Falls in older people: Ask, assess, and act

23 May 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

This article was published in the April/May 2014 issue of Nursing Review and complemented the emphasis on Ask, assess, act in April Falls activities.

The Frances Healey Reader

22 May 2014, Reducing Harm from Falls

The Frances Healey reader is two pages of distilled wisdom from Dr Healey and her colleagues – and highly recommended as a comprehensive but brief overview on falls prevention in hospitals.