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January 2019

Falls prevention and management course (basic)

January 01, 2019

Falls are preventable. Join this course to be equipped with the knowledge and skills to provide individualised care of patients so as to prevent falls.

Course objectives

  • Verbalise definition of a fall
  • State the age-related physiological changes (organs, muscles, etc.)
  • Identify the risk factors contributing to a fall
  • List the common consequences of a fall
  • Identify falls preventive measures and plan the appropriate care interventions
  • Assess and care for restless patients
  • Develop an individualised falls prevention care plan for patients

Course duration (1 day): 9 am–6 pm

Course dates:

  • 6 Dec 2018
  • 15 May 2019
  • 14 Aug 2019
  • 20 Nov 2019
  • 20 May 2020

Course fee: $197.95 (including GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in eligible community care organisations.

Venue: St Luke’s Hospital

2 Bukit Batok Street 11, Singapore 659674

More information

REGISTER  https://lms.aic-learn.sg/lms/app/SYS_login.aspx

Enquiries 6895 2782, slcwcadmin@stluke.org.sg

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