12 ways to prevent falls in the hospital
By 護理部、8B病房 | October, 2023
1.Do not get out of bed if you feel dizzy or weak.
2.Raise the bed and sit for 5 minutes→Sit on the edge of the bed for 5 minutes→Stand for 5 minutes before you go, a companion is required all the time.
3.Pull up the bed rails and do not climb over them when getting out of bed.
4.Wear non-slip shoes, do not walk with only socks.
5.Keep the call bell with you at all times, the shift of care is required when the caregiver has to leave.
6.Keep your belongings in the cabinet and keep the aisles clear.
7.If there is water on the ground, please notify the staff.
8.Drink less water at night and urinate before going to bed.
9.A companion is required when you go to the toilet; sit down to dress after showering or using the toilet.
10.Turn on the bedside lamp at night to keep it light.
11.Make sure the drip is secured when you get out of bed.
12.Place the bed against the wall when the patient is restless or confused.