Falls Prevention Sensor Mat Trial (2022)

Type of publication:
Service improvement case study

*Leeanne Morgan- Falls Prevention Practitioner (FPP) *Gary Francis Ward 10 Manager, & his team *Angie Boulds Ward 11 Manager, & her team *Sr Elizabeth Bennett, *Sr Ann Allsop, *Chris Jones, Medline Rep, *Audrey Cope, Medline Nurse Practitioner, *SaTH charity

SaTH Improvement Hub, 2022

In order to maintain the safety of our patients and help reduce the risk of falls, falls sensor mats were trialled on Ward 10 and 11. The mats have resulted in an overall reduction in falls of 55% on Ward 10 and 62% reduction in Ward 11 during the trial period.

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