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From hourly rounding to safety checks, nurses at medina hospital are working together to reduce patient falls a unique hands-on training approach is also helping with prevention. A culture of safety: nursing rounds as falls prevention best practice dr judith moran the purpose is to describe the effect of hourly nursing rounds on.
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Fall prevention audit why is hourly rounding considered to be a critical part of client care how would you summarize your completed observations. Hourly rounding) 3f) use of fall injury prevention equipment such as low-beds and bedside floor mat road map to a comprehensive falls prevention program.
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