Human Trafficking - Part 2
Nursing Home Administrators and Licensed Nurses have continuing education requirements encompassing training on identification and reporting procedures Human Trafficking. Human trafficking affects millions of men, women and children around the world including the United States. Human trafficking is modern-day slavery and involves the use of force, fraud, or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act.
Pain Management - Stop the Pain!
Managing pain is a critical component of strong patient care and effective pain management can improve resident outcomes. Pain is subjective and personal and each patient must be fully assessed to determine source and type of pain and to discuss the patient’s pain management goals. Identifying methods to successfully evaluate and address pain using both pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions will improve patient outcomes AND their satisfaction.
Pressure Injuries: Reducing Risk, Assessing and Treating
Pressure injuries are not a part of normal aging and can be the result of multiple co-morbidities. This presentation will discuss reducing risk factors, assessing and treating pressure injuries to maximize patient outcome.