1. Pressure Ulcers

Pressure Ulcers

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Use innovative teaching methods in nursing education to stay ahead of the learning curve for patient safety around Pressure Ulcers!

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Technical Requirements

SKU: 0017
Description

Use innovative teaching methods in nursing education to stay ahead of the learning curve for patient safety around Pressure Ulcers!
 
Level 1 Learning Objectives:

  • Identify pressure ulcer risk factors utilizing a pressure ulcer risk assessment tool (Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk)
  • Identify early signs of pressure ulcer development
  • Differentiate between the following types of pressure related skin damage
    1. Erythema
    2. Dark discoloration
    3. Serious Clear Blister
    4. Blood Blister
    5. Pressure related Open Wound
    6. Rash, and others
  • Document findings from skin inspection in the patient EHR
  • Document findings from pressure ulcer risk assessment in the EHR

 

Level 2 Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate interventions to minimize or eliminate the effects of Impaired Sensory Perception, Mobility, Activity, Moisture, Medical Devices and more
  • Provide patient and family education related to following pressure ulcer prevention topics:
    1. Risk Factors
    2. Skin Inspection Findings
    3. Interventions
    4. Rational for Recommended Interventions to Reduce or Eliminate Pressure Ulcer Risk Factors
  • Prepare patient for proper pressure ulcer prevention prior to hand off

 

Accreditation: Up to 1.0 ANCC contact hours