Health Care Facilities

WE SPECIALIZE IN FALL PREVENTION PROGRAMS

THE BENEFITS…

  • Position your facility as a leader in your area by offering preventive exercise programs, physical therapy and testing which is a valuable tool in marketing.
  • Reduction of expenses associated with falls (transport, staffing, documentation).
  • Retention of maximum bed occupancy rates (in turn maintaining stable revenue) as fewer falls will result in fewer patients leaving the facility for treatment in the emergency room and hospitals.
  • We work with providers offering high level of patient care with board certified doctors and trained, credentialed technologists administering tests.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal testing regulations.
  • Reduce liability in your facility by taking preventive measures which will result in fewer resident fall cases that can result in injury claims.
  • Patients being referred for the appropriate therapy focusing on their vestibular system.
  • Results and reports generated within 72 hours of testing.

TYPES OF DIAGNOSTIC TESTING OFFERED:

  • Balance & Fall Assessment – VNG/NCV:
    33% of adults 65+ experience a fall and 1 in 10 results in serious injury. Falls are the leading cause of injury death in the United States.

  • Diabetic Evaluation – NCV, ABI, Ultrasound:
    About 11 million, or 27% of all people aged 65 or older have diabetes and the risk for stroke is 2
    to 4 times higher among people with diabetes. (Source: 2011 Nat. Diabetes Fact Sheet)

  • Cardiac/Stroke Screening – Ultrasound, ABI, Echocardiogram Holter:
    Each year approximately 800,000 people experience new or recurrent strokes. Mortality data from 2008 indicate that strokes accounted for 1 of every 18 deaths in the United States.

  • Sleep Studies:
    Over 50% of people 65+ experience disturbed sleep, some having serious Sleep Apnea. There are 84 different classifications of sleep disorders.