Do you know the damage of a fall?Let's prevent falls together.
By 護理部、8B病房 | September, 2020
Falls are a common occurrence in hospitalized patients, common causes include dizziness and weakness during activities, getting out of bed alone at night, refusing the company of a caregiver, and slippery toilet, bathroom or floors. Falls may cause head bleeding, fractures and lacerations, etc. Please self-examine the following fall-prone situations and check the box below.
After the assessment, the matching options are:
- □ ０: Pay attention to the safety of daily activities.
- □ More than 1 (inclusive): Indicates the risk factor of activities.
- ➤ Pay attention to the safety of daily activities.
- ➤ Pay attention on preventing falls and promote safety.