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Support for people working in health during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find information about how you can support yourselves and others, including consumers, teams and colleagues which complements and aligns with Ministry of Health resources.

Kia āta kōwhiri Choosing Wisely

The Choosing Wisely campaign seeks to reduce harm from unnecessary and low-value tests and treatment.

Topic 2:

  • explains how to ask about falls to identify older people at risk of falling
  • complements Topic 3 (assess) and Topic 4 (act), which together explain the process of asking, assessing and acting to reduce harm from falls
  • describes simple screening questions that can identify which older people to target for multifactorial risk factor assessment and interventions tailored to their personal risk factors.

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Published: 27 Oct 2021 Modified: 3 Jun 2022