Ascension Health achieved a 9.9% system wide reduction in falls by improving their processes and integrating Hill-Rom’s VersaCare bed and bed exit alarm. In addition, the rate of falls with serious injury decreased by 6.4% during the same period. This article outlines the four key strategies and supporting tactics used to accomplish this outcome.
Topic: Fall Prevention
Care Settings: Acute Care
Clinical Focus: Fall Prevention
Content Type: Journal Articles
Related Products: VersaCare® Med Surg Bed