Subject is Management of Falls Prevention in the community, specifically associated with the elderly in the community either at home or within a nursing home facility in Australia.
The introduction needs to be approximately 200 words, introducing the topic of falls prevention, describing the structure of the essay. The introduction is to state that the essay is critically reviewing the current health service challenges in preventing falls in the elderly in the community,
The body of the essay (approx. 1600 words) is to be structured as follows:
the health outcomes and increased mortality associated with falls in the elderly in the community, why its important to ensure that there is a falls prevention management plan in place and who is responsible for this – discussing the political and fiscal management
the challenges of providing the Falls prevention in the elderly in an aging population (including the burden on resources – Nursing homes, nursing home staff, family that is left to care for the elderly)
the aging population of Australia and the health burdens/challenges associated with this;
what are the past and current/emerging challenges with Falls management of the elderly in the community;
what has been done previously to help prevent falls in the elderly and how that was implemented;
what is being implemented now and in the future to help prevent falls of the elderly in the community.
The conclusion is to summarise the insights gained from the critical review. Specifically, is everything being done to ensure that the Management of Falls prevention in the elderly is effective, approximately 200 words.
All references must be within 10 years for text and 5 years for journals/reports/grey literature.
Based on Australian health practice management but can use other country/ies management to compare.