Skin and Wound Management Module 5: Assessment and Treatment of Pressure Injuries

Includes a Live Event on 07/20/2021 at 6:00 PM (EDT)

Licensed nurses are responsible for performing comprehensive assessments upon admission, quarterly, and with significant changes in condition. Assessment for skin risk is an important component of the overall assessment process and should include identifying signs of skin breakdown, wound deterioration, identifying appropriate support surfaces, and describing the types of wound dressings appropriate for the specific wound. This presentation will walk through the assessment process and provide guidance as to preventive measures to initiate if skin integrity is identified as a risk.

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Wound/Skin Management Series - Module 5
07/20/2021 at 6:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
07/20/2021 at 6:00 PM (EDT)   |  60 minutes
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1.00 ANCC contact hour credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 ANCC contact hour credit  |  Certificate available HealthCap Risk Management Services is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. *This activity is approved for 1.00 Contact Hours.