Prevention Intervention of Fall and Patient Safety

Prevention Intervention of Fall and Patient Safety

Clinical Prevention

Clinical Prevention

Discuss the question using 2 APA citation reference within 5 years with nursing content.

2. Identify a clinical prevention intervention of fall and patient safety that has been implemented to promote health and wellness for the geriatric population with which you are familiar. Have these clinical prevention interventions been successful? Why or why not?

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Patients’ falls are reported more frequently in most hospitals than any other event and account for about 40% of all negative events (Seppala et al., 2018). Healthcare professionals are mandated to manage, identify, and eliminate various hazards that have the potential to cause patient falls. Falls are more common among the aged population…
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