Managing Clinical Risk and Resident Safety

A key responsibility for senior care organizations is the identification of resident care needs, including safety risks, implementing effective interventions, developing a resident-centered care plan to minimize the potential for safety risks and accurate, timely and clinically pertinent documentation. This presentation addresses proactive team actions for recognition and timely response to resident safety risks and changes in condition including:

·         Fall management

·         Skin injury management

·         Medication safety

·         Elopement risk

·         Change in condition