STEADI Implementation and Evaluation at UCSF Medical Center

  • Daphne Stannard, RN, PhD, Co-PI
  • Andy Auerbach, MD, Co-PI
  • Stephanie Rogers, MD, Investigator
  • Melissa Lee, RN, MS, CNS-BC, Investigator
  • Laurie Kramer, PT, Investigator

The STEADI Implementation and Evaluation project at UCSF Medical Center is both a quality improvement initiative and a research project.  Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the aim of this project is to implement and evaluate the effectiveness and feasibility of the CDC STEADI Algorithm in an inpatient hospital setting to reduce falls in the elderly population.