TITLE

Pressure is On to Reduce Pressure Ulcers

AUTHOR(S)
CLARK, CHERYL
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Nov2013, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the different programs and initiatives which are launched to reduce preventable hospital-acquired conditions (HACs). Particular focus is given to the spread of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers in Crouse Hospital in Syracuse, New York. It also discusses the strategies used in other hospitals, such as Adventist Sonora Regional Medical Center in California and WellStar Cobb Hospital in Austell, Georgia, for preventing the spread of HACs. INSET: A Bit of Fun.
ACCESSION #
91689709

 

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