What is the rule for hospital
There must be some
That you can
How many minor falls
For every bad fall.
Interesting ratio to calculate.
‘How many patients have fallen in your hospital in the past year, how many serious injuries’
Would the data tell us something?
We all strive to minimise falls for patients in hospitals,
Everyone has a different strategy to achieve this.
the single biggest harm we cause our patients
Some might argue,
our patients cause themselves.
It has all to do with Swiss Cheese;
The James Reason
The more porous your cheese,
The more incidents
And likely the more serious harm.