ThinkFirst to Prevent Falls

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  • October 19, 2020
  • Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm
  • Coordinator: RCCPC Office
 

The Wellness Group is offering a virtual presentation (to be held via Zoom) by Cailtyn Angermeier, the Fall Prevention Coordinator of Christiana Care on the subject of Fall Prevention!  This presentation covers the basics and factors of fall prevention for older adults.  Specific topics to be discussed include:   overview of the brain;  concussion discussion; significance of falls & fear of falling; safety inside the home & community safety; talking with your physician; nutrition, exercise, vision, medications; and, community resources. This is a very informative presentation that is given nationwide! 

If you missed our presentation on Fall presentation or would like more information, please see the attachments below. 

Concussion Handout

Exercise Handout

Following a Fall Handout

Home Safety Checklist

Medication Checklist Handout

Nutrition Handout

Talking with Physician Handout