Evidence Based Practice: Falls and Balance Assessment


Course Description

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one out of three adults age 65 and older falls each year. As healthcare providers it is essential to be familiar with the best assessment tools available based on the older adults needs. Review of assessment tools for evaluating fall risk and balance will be provided, as well as video demonstration of the procedures.

This Seminar-on-Demand is 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).

Contact Hours: 2
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience: ATC/LAT, OT/COTA, PT/PTA, RN
Instructional Level: Intermediate