Freda’s Fall is an interactive e-learning film focused on the prevention and management of falls
– Aimed at all healthcare professionals and associated staff and service users with a particular interest in falls and frailty
– Designed to enhance the knowledge and understanding of falls management through a mix of video, informational and instructional text.
It is comprised of four learning modules that follow 84 year old ‘Freda’ over a period of 12 days:
Part 1 – The events leading up to Freda’s fall.
Part 2 – The paramedics arrive.
Part 3 – Freda is in hospital following her fall.
Part 4 – Freda is back at home. and provides links to other evidence and other resources on falls management.
It is free to access, user friendly and will run on desktop computers and mobile devices.
The link to access Freda’s fall is: http://cepn-align.org/FredasFall
This has been funded by Health Education England North West London, as part of development of a Community Education Provider Network (CEPN) called ALIGN (An Allied Health Professions Innovative Learning Network in Falls Management and developed by the Allied Health Enterprise Development Centre), a joint venture between Buckinghamshire New University and Allied Health Solutions.
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