Falls - Therapy services

The role of the Physiotherapist and Occupational Therapist within the Falls Management and Fracture Prevention Service is to provide a comprehensive, interdisciplinary assessment and individually tailored treatment programme including:

  • Education on falls risk and risk management
  • Home Assessment,
  • Equipment provision
  • Individual exercise prescription focussing on strength and balance work
  • Signposting and onward referral to other agencies such as Age UK and community therapy teams.

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