Fire, Falls and Other Hazards

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The safest place to work is in healthcare.
Each year, about 8500 Americans above the age of 65 die of:
If you are helping a patient and he/she begins to fall, you should:
If a patient falls, you should get him/her up and to a more comfortable spot.
Since many patients have foot problems, loose slip-on shoes are best.
Which of the following changes can be made to the home environment to prevent falls?
The most common source of electrical shock is worn frayed electrical cords.
Patients on oxygen should be allowed to listen to music on a small electrical radio.
Mixing bleach and ammonia together makes a very good household cleaner.
The R in the word RACE stands for:

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