Unit-level Time Trends in Inpatient Fall Rates of US Hospitals
He J, Dunton N, Staggs V. | Med Care | 2012

BACKGROUND:

Little is known about the recent development of the quality of nursing care.

OBJECTIVE:

To examine trends in the rate of total inpatient falls, one of the nursing-sensitive quality indicators, in US hospitals.

Learn More about our Fall Prevention Program

Learn More about our Fall Prevention products

  • Care Settings: Acute Care
  • Clinical Focus: Fall Prevention
  • Content Type: Journal Articles