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STEADI Toolkit for Healthcare Providers

Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths, and Injuries

The STEADI toolkit is a comprehensive and easy-to-use resource designed to help healthcare providers incorporate fall risk assessment and proven interventions into their clinical practice.

stethoscope resting on a blue backgroundThe toolkit contains provider resources including:

  • Fact sheets
  • Training materials such as case studies
  • A chart to help different types of practices incorporate falls prevention
  • Suggestions about how to talk with patients about falls
  • Assessment tools for three gait and balance tests
  • Patient education brochures
  • Pocket guide for providers which includes a flowchart outlining the most important steps in assessing and managing fall risk in older patients.

Contact Information:
Lisa Shields, Program Coordinator
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 730
Portland, OR 97232