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National Falls Prevention Resource Center for Professionals

Housed at NCOA's Center for Healthy Aging, the National Falls Prevention Resource Center increases public awareness about the risk of falls and supports the implementation and dissemination of evidence-based falls prevention programs and strategies across the nation.

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Falls Prevention Conversation Guide

You have the power to reduce your loved one’s risk of falling. Download this guide to learn.

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Aug 12, 2021

Guidelines for Operationalizing ACL Criteria for Evidence-Based Programs

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Aug 6, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions: COVID-19 and Technology Resources

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Aug 4, 2021

Get Ready for Falls Prevention Awareness Week 2021

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Aug 3, 2021

Falls Prevention Awareness Week Promotion Toolkit

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Aug 3, 2021

Partnering with Fire and Emergency Medical Services to Prevent Falls

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Jul 21, 2021

Business Acumen “Office Hour”: Navigating Network Partnerships

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Jul 16, 2021

Resource Guide: Remote Delivery of Evidence-based Programs

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Jul 14, 2021

Get the Facts on Falls Prevention

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Jun 29, 2021

Maximizing Data and Partnerships to Enhance Evidence-Based Program Sustainability

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May 25, 2021

The Importance of Screening for Brain Injury in Older Adults: Case Studies of Success

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May 1, 2021

Business Acumen “Office Hour”: Navigating Opportunities for Medicaid Payment for Evidence-Based Programs

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Apr 12, 2021

Address a Significant Public Health Issue: Funding for Falls Prevention Programs

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Feb 24, 2021

Business Acumen “Office Hour”: Revising Your Value Proposition During COVID-19

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Jan 1, 2021

Get the Facts on Healthy Aging

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Nov 1, 2020

Evidence-based Falls Prevention Programs Risk Continuum Guidance for Program Selection

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Jul 30, 2020

Letter for Your Provider: Falls Free CheckUp

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Jun 13, 2019

Funding for Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Programs in FY20

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Jan 1, 2019

Falls Prevention Data Collection Presentation for Partners

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Jun 9, 2017

Reimbursement of Falls-Related Services with Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Code Flyer

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Sep 2, 2015

Falls Prevention Programs: Saving Lives, Saving Money Infographic

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