Fall Prevention Innovation

Fall Prevention Innovation

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Hip Protection

Hip Protection

Eskaton resident, Marilyn Hoffman, wrote a letter asking if there was a belt available on the market that could be wore to protect the hips in the case of a fall. After searching Eskaton partnered with Tango Belt, to design and test an early concept of a hip protection belt.

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Artificial Intelligence Fall Detection

Artificial Intelligence Fall Detection

Residents living with some form of cognitive change are 4X more likely to fall. Often residents living with cognitive change are unable to communicate why he/she fell or whether their head made contact with the ground.

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Community Fall Reduction

Community Fall Reduction

Eskaton and Dignity Health entered into a partnership and piloted a fall prevention program for nearly 100 community-dwelling older adults. The program included access to care coordination services, an in-home fall risk assessment,

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