Safe Balance has proven to be a vital tool in the clinic-based medical provider's repertoire of services. By addressing fall risk and providing proactive fall-prevention strategies for patients in the community, catastrophic falls leading to permanent injury and unnecessary hospital admissions are directly mitigated.
The Clinic-Based Setting:
Standing at the front line of patient care is the clinic or home-based medical provider. Utilizing Safe Balance in this level of service has yielded not only better clinical outcomes, but evidence shows capability of drastic savings to health systems. While many physician-specialties have vested interest in fall prevention as a whole, each provides a unique approach that elicits enhanced patient-centered care.
Safe Balance Medical Specialties Include:
Primary Care/Internal Medicine/Geriatrics
Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, and Orthopedic Surgery
Foot and Ankle/Podiatry
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Physical/Occupational Therapy Clinics
The Application of Safe Balance in the Clinic:
Safe Balance prides itself as being a turn-key solution customized for each type of clinic. Whether high-volume or low-volume, Safe Balance has successfully integrated itself without compromising the integrity of clinic workflow.
Operated in coordination with a physician/mid-level provider and auxiliary personnel, Safe Balance's seamless program engages patients in conjunction with the E/M office visit. Whether tracking patient's fall risk through a joint-replacement journey, assessing fall risk as part of an annual wellness visit, or examining more proactive ways to prevent a hospital readmission, Safe Balance has continued to generate unprecedented insight for medical providers in almost every clinical specialty and setting.