Preventing falls and pressure injuries

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Outcome Area
METeOR identifier:624405
Registration status:Health, Standard 12/09/2016
Description:

A patient with delirium is provided with care based on their risk of falls and pressure injuries.

Relational attributes

Indicator sets linked to this outcome area:

Clinical care standard indicators: delirium Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Indicators linked to this outcome area:

Delirium clinical care standard indicators: 5a-Evidence of local arrangements for patients with delirium to be assessed for risk of falls and pressure injuries Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Delirium clinical care standard indicators: 5b-Proportion of patients with delirium assessed for risk of falls and pressure injuries Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Delirium clinical care standard indicators: 5c-Proportion of patients with delirium who have had a fall or a pressure injury during their hospital stay Health, Standard 12/09/2016

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Reference documents:

ACSQHC (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care) 2015. Delirium clinical care standard. Sydney: ACSQHC.