Focused Admission Prevention (FAP)

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Sepsis Among the Elderly Toolkit

This Telligen toolkit includes links to sepsis prevention, screening and treatment resources tailored to older patients and their families.

Seeing Sepsis: Skilled Nursing Facility Sepsis Algorithm for Adults

This one-page quick reference from the Minnesota Hospital Association will help your clinical staff identify the signs and symptoms of sepsis.

Act Fast! Early Detection of Sepsis Requires Fast Action

This sepsis screening tool from the Minnesota Hospital Association is tailored to long-term care settings.

Berg Balance Scale

The Berg Balance Scale is a 14-item scale is designed to assess balance of older adults. Shared by the Internet Stroke Center. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs and staff …

INTERACT Falls Care Path

The INTERACT Falls Care Path shared by Florida Atlantic University provides a comprehensive overview of what to do in the event of a fall. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs …

Gender-Specific Fall Risks

This February 2015 article from the American Journal of Epidemiology discusses gender-specific risks related to falls and how smoking and drinking affect fall risk. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs …

Fall Prevalence

This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) webpage updated in February 2017 discusses fall prevalence in later life, falls risks and health impacts. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs …

Morse Fall Scale

The Morse Fall Scale (MFS) is simple, rapid fall risk assessment. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and prevention programs and staff training resources.

STRATIFY Risk Assessment Tool

The STRATIFY Risk Assessment Tool helps to identify fall risk among hospitalized patients. Shared by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) in January 2013. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and …

CDC Stay Independent Brochure

This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Stay Independent brochure provides patients with the information they need to stay independent and to reduce their fall risk. Visit the Focused Admission Prevention topic to browse more resources to help you prevent and manage falls, including assessment tools, patient and family education, medication management references, interventions and …

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