Minimizing Infant Fall Risk At Your Hospital


Benefits to the Hospital - ROI Snapshot
Mother holds infant during Golden Hour in the O.R.
What are the Benefits of Implementing Joeyband®?
  • Position your facility as a leader in care
  • Increase patient satisfaction and safety scores
  • Raise breastfeeding rates with increased skin-to-skin
  • Reduce postpartum depression rates with increased skin-to-skin bonding
  • Private labelling & customization available 
TANGIBLE COST SAVINGS
  • Prevent Infant falls & the cost of care/legal fees, settlements associated with them
  • Falls occur at a rate of 1 in 667 (source: click here)
  • One half of falls will result in a skull fracture or greater injury
  • Falling out of proper position increases risk of infant suffocation
  • Cost per fall may range from $15K (no injury) through >$40M (settlement)
  • Falls are a sentinel event & should be prevented
  • Facilitates extended Kangaroo Care in the NICU, which helps shorten length of stay and saves money
  • Skin-to-skin helps support successful breastfeeding, reducing costs associated with donor milk and/or formula (Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative)
Contact us at info@joeyband.com for a detailed & customized ROI worksheet and supporting research.
Joeyband® is not for co-sleeping, and is not a carrier.