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Falls prevention

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July 21 webinar will share how communities are using AI to prevent fall-related ED visits

“Falls are not an inevitable part of aging and can be prevented,” according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In a July 21 McKnight’s Senior Living webinar, attendees will learn how incorporating artificial intelligence into a therapy department opens up new possibilities for preventing falls and fall-related injuries in older adults. The…

Learn how to fight burnout at the McKnight’s Senior Living Online Expo in 1 week

A session titled “Strategies to protect and connect residents, families and care teams in senior living communities,” will be the middle of three sessions at the fifth annual McKnight’s Senior Living Online Expo on June 17. Additional sessions will cover electronic health records technology and falls prevention. Attendees will have the opportunity to earn up to three continuing education credits.

Learn how to empower your workforce through tech at the McKnight’s Senior Living Online Expo in 2 weeks

A session titled “Empowering your workforce through technology,” will kick off the fifth annual McKnight’s Senior Living Online Expo on June 17. Additional sessions will cover workforce issues and falls prevention. Attendees will have the opportunity to earn up to three continuing education credits.

John O'Connor

Before the fall

Recent trends related to falls among older adults should alarm senior living operators. Fortunately, there are proactive steps you can take to reduce fall risks and their consequences. Even if your residents don’t thank you, your insurer, attorney and bottom line will.

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