Posted November 20, 2018
Friendly Manor Nursing Home has adopted a comprehensive fall prevention program that has significantly reduced the incidence of resident falls in their home by 44%, as indicated in their most recent Quality Improvement Plan (QIP).
Health Quality Ontario had a chance to catch up with Rebecca VanSteenbergen RPN, Assistant Director of Care, Sylvia Jackson RPN, RAI Coordinator, Stacey Maracle RN, Resident Program Coordinator, and Debbie Long RN, Home Administrator/Director of Nursing at Friendly Manor to learn how they achieved their success.
Check out the story on Quorum! https://quorum.hqontario.ca/en/Home/Posts/How-do-you-significantly-reduce-falls-in-Long-Term-Care-Spotlight-on-Friendly-Manor-Nursing-Home-5