The Rate of In-Hospital Falls Declines


The Falls Committee presented safety awards to units that decreased the number of patient falls in the hospital.

Certificates were given to the following areas for decreasing the number of falls from May to June:

Area May June
Unit 4200 5 1
Unit 3600/Inpatient Rehab at North Decatur 9 7
Unit 3400/Surgical 3 1
Breast Center, North Decatur 1 0
DeKalb Medical Physicians Group Killian Hill Primary Care 1 0
Specialty Care, North Decatur 1 0