The following primary care practices are participating in a project to integrate fall prevention efforts into patient care through screening, assessment and treatment plans. Providers and staff have attended a fall prevention education program and received training in evidence-based fall risk assessment and treatments.
This project is a collaboration of the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC), the Center for Healthy Aging (Asheville), Western Carolina University, and the Carolina Geriatric Education Consortium, which is based at the Center for Aging and Health at the UNC School of Medicine.
East Asheville Family Health Care (Asheville, NC)
946 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805
Rutherford Internal Medicine (Forest City, NC)
181 Daniel Road, Forest City, NC 28043
Wellspring Family Practice (Sylva, NC)
81 Medical Park Drive, Sylva, NC 28779
*The list contains practices that have provided permissions for this web content and may not reflect all of the practices involved in the project.*