Evidence-based Practices to Reduce Falls and Fall-related Injuries among Older Adults
Collection of 25 articles in the Frontiers in Public Health Journal focused on fall prevention interventions.
Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Code Flyer for Health Professionals
This resource developed by the National Council on Aging provides detail on which CPT codes to use for falls assessment and intervention.
Preventing Medication Related Falls
A handout developed by the Fall Preventinon Center of Excellence on understanding drug side-effects and fall risk.
Talk With Your Doc About Falls
Tips on talking to your doctor about falls.
Release about Falls Free, a national action plan that addresses the challenges and barriers related to a national falls prevention initiative and outlines key strategies and action steps to help reduce fall dangers for older adults.
Medications And Falls In The Elderly
Important information about medications that may cause serious side effects contributing to falls in the elderly.
Compendium of Effective Fall Interventions
A comprehensive PDF about fall prevention programs for seniors from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control.
CDC STEADI (Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths, & Injuries) Toolkit for Healthcare Providers
The STEADI Toolkit contains resources and tools that will help make fall prevention an integral part of healthcare providers’ clinical practice.
Started in September 2004, this foundation launched a statewide Fall Prevention Initiative in the state of California to help with risk assessment, exercise and environmental modifications for fall prevention.