Falls Prevention. Education on Preventing Falls

Resources for Health Care Professionals

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Record #: CWD8440 Last Modified: 04 Dec 2013 Last Full Update: 04 Dec 2013
Location, Telephone & Internet
LocationOntario
Description & Services
DescriptionFalls are predictable and can be prevented. These resources give information as to what can be done to take control of health, environment, and community to reduce the risk for a fall.

Age-Friendly Primary Health Care Centres Toolkit

Drug Prescribing for Older People

Guideline for the Prevention of Falls in Older Persons: Flow Chart

WEBSITES:

WHO Falls Prevention Website

Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit: Falls Prevention Information for Health Care Professionals

Canadian Association of Gerontology

Seniors Mobility Kit

DatesYear round
Areas ServedOntario
LanguagesEnglish