Falls risk assessment tools and care plans in New Zealand DHBs. A review and discussion document

29 Aug 2013 | Reducing Harm from Falls

This project reviewed risk assessment and care planning processes for falls prevention in district health board hospitals.

The discussion document recommends effective approaches to risk assessment and care planning based on current evidence and best practice, and suggests that a degree of national consistency could result if providers incorporated essential elements in their processes.

Last updated 29/10/2021