V. Prevention

  1. Fitness, Function and Fall Prevention
    1. See Frailty
    2. See Exercise in the Elderly
    3. See Strength Training in the Elderly
    4. See Geriatric Balance Training
  2. Vaccination
    1. Influenza Vaccine for all residents and staff annually
    2. Covid Vaccine
    3. Pneumococcal PolysaccharideVaccine (Pneumovax)
    4. Herpes Zoster Vaccine (Zostavax)
  3. Prevent Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcal Aureus (MRSA)
    1. Strict Handwashing practices by residents, guests, staff
    2. Barrier precautions for wounds and medical devices
    3. No routine screening, isolation, or aggressive housekeeping

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