Reducing Falls and Injury from Falls Intervention
Wednesday, February 4th
Rosalie Freund-Heritage, Project Manager: AHS Falls Risk Management Strategy
Virginia Flintoft, Safer Healthcare Now! Central Measurement Team
Susan McNeill, Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario
Maryanne D’Arpino, Canadian Patient Safety Institute
Hélène Riverin, French Language Support, Canadian Patient Safety Institute
Purpose of the Call:
To briefly describe the need for improved quality of admission falls prevention processes.
To introduce the use of a tool which allow teams to collect patient level data on specific admission falls quality determinants.
To demonstrate how this data can be easily submitted and analyzed through the Patient Safety Metrics system.