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Fall Risk Assessment

 The Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool (JHFRAT) was developed as part of an evidence-based fall safety initiative.  This risk stratification tool is valid and reliable and highly effective when combined with a comprehensive protocol, and fall-prevention products and technologies.  Hospitals and other health care organizations can take steps to prevent falls among their patients by implementing the JHFRAT toolkit.

JHFRAT Spotlight

  • Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System saw a steady decrease in the number of falls per month using the JHFRAT- view their poster HERE.
  • Catawba Valley Medical Center found the Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool to be the best predictor for fall risk - view their poster HERE.             

Using JHFRAT at Your Institution

Currently, hundreds of hospitals worldwide are using the JHFRAT.

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