Get ready for April Falls Month - medicate right to stay upright

Get ready for April Falls Month medicate right to stay upright

Every year during the month of April the April Falls campaign encourages health professionals to promote awareness of falls and preventative practices to their patients. A range of resources are available for April Falls Day and Month, provided by the Clinical Excellence Commission (CEC).

The theme this year is medication and falls prevention Medicate right to stay upright. Resources include flyers, posters and presentations for staff in various care settings as well as a presentation for community groups. These resources can be downloaded and printed and used in April Falls Day and Month Activities. To access the resources click here.

Also visit the NSML website resource page here for further information and the full list of CEC fact sheets for patients.

For your patients, our Healthy Community website contains information on falls prevention for them to read at their own pace.

For more information please contact Karen Solomons, Health Promotion Officer, ksolomons@nsml.com.au or phone 9477 8700.
Get ready for April Falls Month medicate right to stay upright