Changing the Colors: Falls and Hip Fractures

1.0 CEU

This webinar can help you better understand how to prevent falls and improve the safety of those in your care.

Course Objectives:

  • How serious a problem falling is in the senior population
  • Common causes of falls in the elderly
  • The risk factors associated with falling, and how to modify these risks
  • Intervention strategies to help prevent falls and fractures in your facility

Course Approvals:

  • NAB: This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 1.0 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS – approval# 20191118-1-A48157-DL – expires 11-18-2019.
  • CE Broker Approved for Florida Long Term Care Administrators, Nurses, and Certified Nurse Aides as well as District of Columbia Certified Nurse Aides and Home Health Aides
  • Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approval #: LTS -A1138 (Resident Care)

About the Instructor

benjamin-pearceBenjamin Pearce is the author of numerous books including Senior Living Communities: operations management and marketing for assisted living, congregate and continuing care retirement communities, the go-to handbook for effective senior residential facilities. His publications can be found in all the top senior housing trade journals. Benjamin oversees Bloom Senior Living operations as Chief Operating Officer and is an expert in the senior living industry and dementia related care. He has three decades of experience working with over 200 communities in 33 states. He is also an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University and New York University.