Best practices bring reduction of ulcers

January 2010
Hospice Management Advisor;Jan2010, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p6
The article offers information on various practices adopted by the Indiana Pressure Ulcer Initiative that helped in reducing pressure ulcers including the performance of risk assessment within 24 hours of admission, the communication of results of risk and skin assessments to appropriate staff, and the inclusion of pressure ulcer training during orientation.


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