Pembroke Regional Hospital

November 1, 2018 at 7:31 am  •  Posted in News by  •  0 Comments

Pembroke Regional Hospital Working Hard To Prevent Patient Falls Both In Hospital And At Home – PEMBROKE – According to a 2017 report by the Renfrew County and District Health Unit, falls are the leading cause of injury among older adults in the region.    The report entitled “Injuries Caused by Falls Among Older Adults in Renfrew County and District” shows that the rates of fall-related emergency department visits and hospitalizations are higher in Renfrew County and District than in other parts of Ontario, with one in 10 emergency department visits being fall related.

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