Latest News in Fall Prevention

Uncovering the additional benefits of video

By Shirley Nickels

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If you were alone in your room and wanted your shoes across the room but couldn't stand unassisted, how would you get them safely?

By Adrienne Lameray

I would lower myself slowly from my bed and scoot myself across the room to my shoes and attempt to put them on. Then, I would need...

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Person-Centered Care Ideals and Practicality in Senior Living

By Adrienne Lameray

I had the pleasure of attending the Pioneer Network Annual Conference in Louisville recently along with a SafelyYou colleague. The...

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Recent Study Shows More Senior Are Dying From Falls and Common Prevention Recommendations Fall Short

By Adrienne Lameray

What are the most common suggestions for older Americans who want to lower their risk of falling? Take an exercise or...

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How can we reduce the risk of falls involving mobility aids in memory care?

By Shirley Nickels

Mobility aids are necessary for many people living with dementia, but these helpful devices can actually increase the risk of falls....

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Videos Take the Guesswork out of Fall Review

By Shirley Nickels

What if you could watch a video of a fall and know if the environment played a role instead of using your standard post fall...

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