The 10th annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) will be observed on Sept. 22, 2017—the first day of fall. In honor of this notable milestone, the theme of the event will be 10 Years Standing Together to Prevent Falls. This event raises awareness about how to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. For more information on Falls Prevention Awareness Day, visit the National Council on Aging.
Falls Prevention and Awareness Resources
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The Essential Falls Management Series
By Rein Tideiksaar, Ph.D.
© 2010 by Health Professions Press, Inc.
This easy-to-read manual and comprehensive set of 8 CD-ROMs cover a broad range of issues related to the prevention and management of falls in older adults.
Each CD-ROM includes PowerPoint presentations for targeted staff training and relevant assessment forms, checklists, and guidelines in printable PDF format.