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Preventing Falls Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where do falls happen? anywhere
Falls can be a life changing event and can rob you of your independence
95% of hip fractures are caused from a fall
Over half of falls will occur where? home
Use a ______ for balance cane
Have your doctor check your medications
Participate in regular activity
Wear proper fitting shoes
One out of ____ adults willl fall. three
What is the most serious fracture from a fall in older adults hip
Throw all _____ away rugs
Put grab bars in the shower
Make sure the stairway has _______ hand rails
Get a yearly ____ exam eye
The first step to decreasing a fall is to keep moving

COPING SKILLS SCRAMBLE

Type
Word Scramble
Description

CLEAN
ARTS AND CRAFTS
LISTEN TO MUSIC
PLAY CARDS
PAINT YOUR NAILS
WRITE A LETTER
SQUEEZE A STRESS BALL
EXERCISE OR WALKING
SEWING
PAINTING
WRITE IN A JOURNAL
TALK TO A FRIEND
COUNT TO TWENTY FIVE
DO A PUZZLE
COOKING
DEEP BREATHING
PLAY WITH PET
TALK TO YOURSELF
TAKE A WARM BATH
DRAW A DESIGN

Culinary Arts: FOOD SAFETY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

sickness caused by eating food that contains a harmful substance foodborne illness
substances that make food unfit for use contaminants
living creatures that are visible only through a microscope microorganisms
means keeping food safe to eat by following proper food handling and cooking practices food safety
occurs when harmful bacteria spread from one food to another cross contamination
the immediate removal of a product from store shelves recall
moisture loss caused when food is improperly packaged or stored in the freezer too long freezer burn
the surest way to test doneness is to use a food thermometer to check the ? internal temperature
the prevention of illness through cleanliness sanitation
keeping yourself clean to avoid transferring harmful bacteria when handling food personal hygiene
protected cells that develop into bacteria under the right conditions spores

Workplace Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

When should you report an injury? Immediately
Drink plenty of _____ to keep hydrated. Water
What should you use to protect your eyes when cutting grass? Safety glasses
_____ are the key to safety, so be aware!! You
When lifting, legs should be _______ width apart. Shoulder
You should never ______ a heavy object by yourself. lift
Slips, trips and ______ are the leading cause of injury. Falls
A _______ band aid must be worn after any cut or lesion. Blue
Never place your ______ in a moving machine. Hand
_______ must be worn when around loud areas. Ear Plugs
Always keep an eye out for safety _______. Hazards
A mix could potentially _______ someone. Kill
Run, Hide, _______ Fight
When in doubt always _______! Ask
When there is an emergency always call _____. 911
Always use cut resistant ______ when using anything sharp. Gloves
Flammable liquids are stored in _______ storage cabinets. Yellow
Keep all exits ______. Clear

Coping Skills Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Arts and crafts
Breathe
Call a friend
Clean
Cook
Dance
Exercise
Garden
Get a new hobby
Meditate
Music
Organize
Play a game
Play with pets
Read
Relaxing bath
Sing
Smile
Write
Yoga

Fall Prevention Bingo Cards

Type
Bingo Cards
Description

SAFE TRANSFERS
BODY MECHANICS
WET FLOOR SIGN
THROW RUGS
FIRE ALARMS
WHEELCHAIR BRAKES
OXYGEN SAFETY
CALL LIGHTS
CLUTTER
FLUIDS IN REACH
SHOWER CHAIR
ASSISTIVE DEVICE
POOR LIGHTING
GAIT BELTS
EXTENSION CORDS
REST BREAKS
ENERGY CONSERVATION
MEDICATION MANAGEMENT
VISION
REDUCE ANXIETY
ESCAPE PLAN
LIFE LINE
CELL PHONE
EXERCISE

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COPING SKILLS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

volunteering
drinking tea
board games
gardening
mindfulness
library
sensory room
playing cards
animals
taichi
yoga
journaling
gratitude
sports
dancing
reading
socializing
treatment mall
singing
healthy eating
sleeping
music
walking
deep breathing
drawing
art
creativity
Exercise

Fall Prevention Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What color for High Fall Risk Residents that can't be left alone in the bathroom? Red
What color for residents who are a Fall Risk? Yellow
What color for residents who are free to walk about on their own? Green
Who can answer call lights? Everyone
Are agitated residents at risk for falling? Yes
How many call lights go off a day? 500-700
What department can answer call lights? Any
Homewood's Goal to answer Call Lights? 5 Mins.
1st Part of Jingle? One fall can change it all
What should be in residents reach in room? Call Light
What helps prevent falls? Non-Skid Socks
How often should a resident be toileted? Every 2 Hours
How should a walkway be? Clear and Clutter Free
If not a GNA, can you answer the call light? Yes
White Call Light? Normal Call
Blinking White Call Light? Has been on greater than a minute
Blinking Red and Green Call Light? Alarm
Blinking Red Light? Bathroom Call Light
Where can you find the Fall LIst for Residents? On each unit at the Nurses Station
Wet Floor what should you use? Wet Floor Sign
If a wheelchair needs repaired who do you notify? Maintenance
If you notice a change what could you do? Fill out a see it say it
At nighttime what should you keep on in residents room? Nightlight
If you are not a GNA and answer a call light but can't help the resident who do you get? Nursing

Stress Relief and Healthy Living Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

activities
attitude
awareness
balance
biking
eating healthy
exercise
family
friends
goals
hydrate
laugh
lifestyle
love
mindfulness
physical
play
relax
rest
run
social
stress
stretch
swimming
walking
wellness
yoga

Fall prevention Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Keep by bed for getting up in the middle of the night Flashlight
Type of socks that protects against falls Nonskid
Lifestyle change that increases muscle strength Exercise
May cause lightheadedness. Talk to your Doctor about the side effects Medications
Must have adequate amount to prevent daytime drowsiness Sleep
Always know when to ask for this Help
A side rail provides assistance when going up Stairs
Falls may lead to loss of Independence
Loose objects around the house that may cause falls Rugs
An emotion people may feel after experiencing a fall Fear