The OnlyNational Forum to Help Prevent Falls in the Elderly & At Risk Population
Annually, falls among olderadults are responsible for more than 20,000 deaths, 2.4 million emergencydepartment visits, and more than $30 billion in direct medical costs.*Furthermore, each year somewhere between 700,000 & 1,000,000 people in theU.S. fall in the hospital setting.**
By attending the National FallsPrevention Conference you’ll join the leaders in this field helping to the tacklethe challenges of Falls Prevention. This nationally collaborative program isdesigned to provide a platform for building on best practices across allsectors of the health care system, to prevent falls and fall related injuriesin hospitals, home health, and long term care organizations nation wide.
You’veasked; we listened!
After a highly successful eventin September of 2015, we looked further into your feedback and suggestions toexpand our topic focus and lengthen our sessions at our 4th Annualevent this year. We will also include more break out sessions and interactiveroundtables throughout our main conference days.