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Avoiding Falls During Your Stay

Some patients staying at the hospital try to "do too much too soon." They might not want to bother the staff, or they might just be testing their own capabilities before or after treatment.

Resist the temptation. Patients who try to get out of bed when they shouldn't might fall, and not surprisingly, falling often means injuries.

Why We Don't Want You to Fall

In this video, UCH Chief Nursing Officer Carolyn Sanders explains the seriousness of patient falls, and shows you how to avoid them.

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