Fall prevention: A view from the CDC
Learning Areas:Other professions or practice related to public health
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Describe fall prevention approaches for older adults from the viewpoint of the CDC. Discuss public health approaches and collaborative actions.
Keyword(s): Elderly, Injury Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have completed a Masters of Public Health at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and residency in emergency medicine at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. I currently serve as Team Lead of the Health Systems Team, focusing on advancing injury prevention efforts, through the Affordable Care Act, Electronic Health Records, and screening and intervention initiatives.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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