Pressure Ulcers: Prevention, Care and Management

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Pressure Ulcers: Prevention, Care and Management

Filmed in healthcare settings and featuring an interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, this award winning program is based on CMS Recommendations and leading evidence-based guidelines, and helps ensure compliance with accreditation agencies such as The Joint Commission.

Program Highlights

  • The three key elements in a pressure ulcer prevention plan: Assessment of risk, Protection against risk factors, and Education of staff and patients

  • Identifying, describing and classifying pressure ulcers according to the NPUAP staging system

  • Risk factors associated with the acquisition of pressure ulcers

  • Strategies to prevent and manage pressure ulcers

  • Wound care, including cleansing, dressing change, pressure redistribution and pain management

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Learning Objective

To educate healthcare professionals on the latest evidence-based strategies for assessing, preventing and treating pressure ulcers

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Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • Available in Spanish
  • 10 Question Post Test with Answer Key
  • Study Guide
  • Learning Tools Included

Clinical Advisors

  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses Review Committee

  • Sheree Lee, RN, CWOCN

  • Cynthia Sylvia, MSC, MA, RN, CWOCN

Program Awards

  • AEGIS Winner, 2009