Fall Prevention for Home Health Aides

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Join us for a session where we help staff identify fall risk factors and how to observe and report falls if patients are at risk. Also learn how to discuss fall prevention with patients, list fall risk hazards, high risk situations, and describe the home health aide role in fall prevention.
Barbara is an experienced clinician, manager, trainer and health care consultant. She is a graduate of the Yale School of Nursing, She has a Certificate in Training and Development from Fairfield University and a Coaching Certification from the American Talent Development Association. Barbara was the 2013 winner of the Connecticut Association for HealthCare at Home’s Judith A. Hriceniak Award for Excellence in Nursing Leadership.
Barbara has been a hospital nurse, an APRN, a training manager, a director of quality improvement and a clinical manager for a group of medical practices. She has also been a marketing director for a home health care agency and has managed operations for a private duty home care agency.
She has designed and taught seminars on process improvement, data analysis, management, motivational interviewing and team-building. Barbara frequently speaks on topics including the practical use of data to improve outcomes, motivational interviewing, health literacy, collaboration and care transitions and adapting to the new world of health care.
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$25.00

# of Seats:

Minimum quantity for "Fall Prevention for Home Health Aides" is 1.


COURSE DETAILS AT A GLANCE:

0.9 hrs

Contact Hours: Nursing

Topics: Home Health Aide Series of Trainings

Skill Level: Beginner

Instructor Name : Barbara Katz, RN, MSN