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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

UHParma: Braden Scores and Layers of Linen

Live Event


September 19 2017


9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Eastern Standard Time


University Hospital Parma 7007 Powers BLVD ,  Parma, Ohio 44129-5437View in Google Maps

CE Credit Hours


Learning Objectives

Braden Scale (1 Credits)

  • State the reasons for performing a Braden Risk Assessment
  • Understand how to address the causes of pressure ulcers
  • Differentiate between the subscales of the Braden Tool
  • Recognize the importance of accuracy and consistency when scoring the Braden Tool

The Science of Support Surfaces: Nomenclature, Design for Performance and Selection (1 Credits)

  • Review National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) classification, definition, and description of support surfaces
  • Describe technologies used to address extrinsic risk factors
  • Learn how to use support surfaces for prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers
  • Examine the evidence for therapy support surface selection


Jessica Warner

RN BSN MBA CWS, SR Clinical Outcomes Manager with Hill-Rom

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



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