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75USE OF LEAN METHODOLOGY IN REDUCING FALLS IN ACUTE HOSPITALS

27 Mar 2018

Introduction: Falls cost the NHS £4 billion pounds each year and are the biggest cause of harm to our patients at Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust with 2502 falls in 2016. As part of the organisations roll out of a lean management system we set about trying to reduce the number of in-patient falls by 30%.

Click here to view the full article which appeared in Age and Ageing