# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Home Health Aide Task 1260039338

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify fall-prevention strategies.

Definition

Identification should include
  • factors that can decrease the risk of falling
  • demographics of clientele who are the most at-risk for falls
  • guidelines to prevent falls.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why are most falls considered preventable accidents?
  • What are some of the negative impacts a fall can have on the body?
  • What is the first step a home health aide should take once discovering a client who has fallen?