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Hill-Rom® Clinical Resource Center

Helping you implement evidence-based programs with connected technologies

Hill-Rom® Clinical Resource Center

Continuing Education

Pressure Ulcer/Injury Prevention, Identification, and Risk Assessment

Live Event

Date

September 19 2017

Time

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Central Standard Time

Address

Presence Mercy Medical Center 1325 N. Highland Ave ,  Aurora , Illinois60506View in Google Maps

CE Credit Hours

1.0

Learning Objectives

Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment (0.5 Credits)

  • Discuss the components of a formal assessment for pressure ulcer risk
  • Describe a valid pressure ulcer risk assessment tool
  • Recognize how, when,and who should perform risk assessments
  • Identify considerations for special populations: high BMI,critically-ill
  • Identify barriers to appropriate risk assessment and patient management

Skin Basics: A&P; Skin Assessment and Pressure Ulcer Staging (0.5 Credits)

  • Review skin anatomy and physiology
  • List elements of a skin assessment
  • Discuss pressure ulcer staging definitions and descriptors

Instructor

Estelle Zanotti

MSN, RN, CRRN, CWOCN, Clinical Outcomes Manager

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Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider
Number CEP08052

 

QUESTIONS? 

If you have any questions regarding CE courses, please feel free to contact customer service.

 

Phone: (800) 445-3730

Email: ContEd@hill-rom.com