The Need

Every 18 seconds, an older adult is treated in an
emergency department for a fall.
Every 35 minutes an older adult dies because of
their injuries.
The number of people in the US over the age of 65
is expected to grow to 71.5 million by 2030.
Current annual direct medical costs $19.2 BILLION.
Projected 2020 annual costs $54.9 BILLION.