According to The Joint Commission, hundreds of thousands of patients fall in hospitals each year, with 30 to 50 percent of those falls resulting in injury.
Additionally, slips, trips and falls are the second leading cause of injury for hospital employees, accounting for 25 percent of total employee injuries. Staff and visitors are subject to many of the same hazards that cause patient falls, so it’s important to create a culture of safety in your organization.
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