Who Needs Fall Prevention?

Fall Prevention consists of products that a caregiver can utilize to help monitor any person who is at risk of falling. Using products to monitor these individuals aids caregivers in responding quickly to the needs of those under their care. Who Needs Fall Prevention? For the next 19 years –10,000 people will turn 65 every day By 2050 there will be 1 BILLION seniors worldwide Fall rates are highest for…

Reblog: Preventing Elopement

New technology provides better anti-wandering solutions for caregivers One of the most challenging, life-threatening issues related to the care of a person with cognitive loss is the occurrence of wandering, wherein an individual strays into unsafe territories and may be harmed. The most dangerous form of wandering is elopement, which occurs when a confused person leaves an area and does not return. The risk of wandering is a growing concern…

Prevent Your Patients From Falling

Falls are not a normal part of aging and most falls can be prevented: Features: Create a safer and more reliable lifestyle for Patients Easy to use and simple to handle Bed alarm allows staff and caregivers to know exactly when a person is getting up Pull-string fall prevention alarms, motion sensors, bed and chair alarms, weight-sensing pads and anti-wander exit alarms. Falls frequently cause a disability, functional decline, reduced…