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Fall Prevention Learning Module- Ottawa Public Health

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The Fall Prevention Learning Module at Ottawa Public Health is helpful for anyone concerned about older adults who would like to learn valuable information regarding falls and fall prevention.

Contact Info
  • Phone: (866) 426-8885
  • Website: https://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/public-health-topics/learn-how-to-prevent-falls---online-course.aspx
  • Address: Ottawa, ON, Canada

Hours of Operation
24/7

Verified Dementia-Inclusive Features

Accessibility
  • Bilingual (E/Fr)
Dementia-Inclusive Trained Staff
  • No

Description

This resource utilizes an online module for anyone concerned about older adults who would like to learn valuable information regarding falls and fall prevention, such as personal support workers, volunteers, friends and family and older adults who support others close to them. By the end of this course, you will be able to understand why falls are a health problem for older adults, Identify what puts an older adult at risk for a fall, Include fall prevention into your daily work and talk about fall prevention with clients and families. This training is based on current literature, the Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum and best practices in fall prevention.

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Last updated: 26-11-2020
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