Trinity Home Health Services

Beyond Balance Fall Prevention Program

The Trinity Home Health Services Beyond Balance program reduces the frequency of patient falls and subsequent hospital readmission for injury. This is accomplished through patient / caregiver education regarding home safety, environmental modification, medication management / assessment and therapy for balance and strengthening.

Beyond Balance program features:

  • All patients are screened for their risk of falling, utilizing specific evidence-based tools
  • Home assessment for environmental modifications and equipment
  • Medication assessment and monitoring
  • Interventions based on screening findings
  • General education and home safety instruction
  • Referral to physical / occupational therapist for further evaluation and specific intervention
  • Patient/ caregiver educational materials for continual reinforcement
  • Referral to community resources for home modifications when needed
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration (nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, social worker) for enhanced patient outcomes