CPSC Fall Prevention Sub-Team

The CPSC Fall Prevention Sub-Team consists of Compliance Regulatory Officers, Performance Improvement Coordinators, Nurse Educators, Quality Managers, Patient Safety Officers, Accreditation Managers, and Nurse Managers. Some initiatives may require collaboration with other CPSC Sub-Teams and/or health care professionals. The CPSC Fall Prevention Sub-Team initiatives are:

• Research and recommend best practices for reducing inpatient falls
• Develop standardized scoring system document for determining effects of medication to patient falls    NOTE: This was a joint effort with the CPSC Medication Safety Sub-Team