Stepping On Fall Prevention Training

Hospitals & Locations > Bethesda North Hospital

Where

Miami Valley Hospital
1 Wyoming St
Dayton, OH 45409

When

March 4, 5 and 6
9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Three Day Training

 

Cost

FREE due to generous funding from HHS grant in connection to ODH*

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Who Should Attend

Health care professionals who are interested in teaching the program in their community or facility.

Why Should You Attend:

  • Stepping On is an evidence-based, fall prevention program that has been shown to reduce falls by 31 percent
  • You will become a certified Program Facilitator able to teach this program in your community or facility
  • Facilitators will receive a curriculum for the seven-week (2 hours per week) Stepping on Fall Prevention Program
  • Significant cost savings for local training (usually costs $2,000 if you train in Wisconsin)
  • Learn about simple and fun balance and strength training
  • Learn about how medications can contribute to falls
  • Learn how to eliminate fall hazards in your home or business
  • Learn ways to keep from falling when out in the community
  • Understand the role that vision plays in balance
  • Understand the importance of vitamin D and calcium in protection against fall injuries
  • Learn what to look for when shopping for safe footwear

Learn more about Stepping On at steppingon.com

Questions? Email Stephanie_Lambers@TriHealth.com

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*This training is FREE to professionals (with the stipulation you deliver at least one STEPPING ON 7 week class in your community within 2 months of completing the training).

You must have a plan in place to deliver a 7 week Stepping On class when you register for the training per ODH funding requirements.

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