Meet Kayla Neria, our latest Fall Champion Hero!

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SafelyYou is pleased to introduce you to Kayla Neria! Kayla was selected from a pool of nominations for our February Fall Champion Hero! Kayla has been a dedicated Care Partner at Carlton Senior Living – Davis (CA) for 2 years. “Kayla responds to fall notifications quickly and effectively, consistently lowering to the ground to comfort residents until additional …

Fall Champions Provide Specialized Care to Ensure Safety of Memory Care Residents

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Caring for adults living with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be very complex and requires a deep sense of understanding and patience. Direct-care staff must assist with activities of daily living and provide a safe environment for memory care residents, who are often confused and prone to falling.   Since this type of individualized care entails extensive …

Newly Launched SafelyYou University Offers Free Fall Prevention Training Designed for Memory Care

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SafelyYou announced the launch of SafelyYou University to provide free dementia and fall prevention training for senior housing and memory care communities. This is the only educational program that combines fall prevention best practices with the person-centered approach needed to meet the unique needs of adults living with Alzheimer’s and dementia, who have a limited …

Empower Direct-Care Staff and Reduce Turnover with Fall Prevention Training Designed for Memory Care

Empower Direct-Care Staff and Reduce Turnover with Fall Prevention Training Designed for Memory Care

As Alzheimer’s and dementia progress, keeping residents from falling becomes increasingly difficult. An effective fall prevention program to keep memory care residents safe is crucial, but it is challenging to develop and requires comprehensive training tailored to individuals and their needs. Senior housing communities may question the cost and type of impact this type of …

National Fall Huddle Webinar Series: Fall Champions and Staff Training

National Fall Huddle Webinar Series: Fall Champions and Staff Training

Registration Open! National Fall Huddle Webinar Series: Fall Champions and Staff Training on Wednesday, 2/17 Do your communities have a fall champion? If not, they should! In a poll last month, about 2/3 of respondents stated they did not have a fall champion in their community or were unsure. Fall champions are key team members in reducing falls and …

SafelyYou featured in new Argentum Magazine AI Article

“We’re not just sending alarms or telling staff that an individual has fallen, we’re giving staff superhuman abilities to staff for the first time. We’re enabling staff to identify exactly how falls are happening and what steps can be taken to improve care for each individual resident.” – George Netscher, SafelyYou CEO In Argentum’s latest …

New SafelyYou University Offers Free Fall Prevention Education for Memory Care

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As we’ve shared a few times in previous blogs, there has been a staggering 20% increase in falls due to COVID-19 social distancing and shelter-in-place restrictions in memory care communities.  This is a challenging issue to tackle since those living with Alzheimer’s and dementia have unique needs that vary widely from one individual to another. …