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Lecture Overview

This lecture follows on from Diana Clayton's lecture, Falls in the Home. Libby Tiller gives an engaging presentation on falls risks in the community and the management techniques we can provide to prevent them.

Educators

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Libby Tiller Visit

Libby Tiller is Senior Occupational Therapist with the Community Falls Prevention Team, Peninsula Health. She has worked for 12 years providing home-based falls assessments and participating in multidisciplinary case conferences at falls clinics, as well as providing leadership within the team. Her role also includes raising awareness of falls prevention with Peninsula Health inpatient and community-based staff through education sessions and newsletters. In addition, she delivers falls education to community groups and other community- based service providers on the Mornington Peninsula.

Reviews

4.2
12 Total Rating(s)
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Dianne Zanotto
18 Oct 2019

The educator explained all the facets of falls with the aged.

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Wendy Joan Williams
16 Oct 2019

Reinforcement of current knowledge

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kate D'Arney
11 Oct 2019

The course was good especially for community nurses or paramedics.

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Patricia Camacho
10 Oct 2019

Very educative lecture and the speaker is quite informative

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Lynette Holland
09 Oct 2019

Helpful in describing the factors involved in risk of falls. Addresses how to reduce those risks and educate both patients and carers.

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Michelle Orlowski
09 Oct 2019

It was a good resource, lots of fine details to consider and to support why these things must be considered.

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Teresa Brook
09 Oct 2019

Great update and refresh.

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Andrea Buckley
08 Oct 2019

This is a good overview which is easy to follow both by point form and listening.

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Gillian Hoskins
05 Oct 2019

It was a clear and concise review of a ever present problem in the aged care and home care community .