On completion of this course you should be able to:
- Critically evaluate the epidemiology of falls in older people considering socio-economic, political and personal consequences of falls and fall related injuries.
- Critically review the issues pertinent to effective assessment, prevention and management of falls in older people.
- Undertake analysis and critical evaluation of current service provision for those at risk of falls or who have fallen.
- Evaluate and justify the requirements of a falls service.