JHFRAT | Acute Care | Files and Course

Please download this zipped file to access the Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool and other resources.  Please note that the "Fall Prevention Intervention Guidelines by Risk Category" is an example for your reference only. Your institution may use it in developing your own interventions, specific to your patient population and organizational needs.

The online course that accompanies the Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool describes a brief history of it's development, instructions for effective use, and a description of its effectiveness.  All clinical staff who use the tool would benefit from completing the short course.

Send staff who will be taking the online module this link -https://www.ijhn-education.org/content/johns-hopkins-fall-risk-assessment-tool-jhfrat-instructions-use They will be asked to register in our learning system before proceeding.


Learning Objectives

After completing the online module, the learner will be able to:

  1. Summarize evidence-based practice approach used to develop the JHFRAT.
  2. Explain how to user the JHFRAT in clinical practice.
  3. Discuss lessons learned in JHFRAT implementation.
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Patty Dawson, RN, MSN
Assistant Director, Nursing Clinical Quality and Magnet
The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance


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