The Skin and Risk Factors for Nursing Assistants

10-12-2020 09:40 AM

Layers of the Skin

Course Description

Start with the basics for skin health by reviewing the anatomy of the skin and discovering what can put it at risk for pressure injury. Memorize tips on basic skin inspection and care for the largest organ of the body: the skin.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the learner will be able to:
  • Understand what a pressure injury is
  • Describe the layers of the skin
  • Identify risk factors for skin breakdown

Intended Audience

This course is intended for healthcare assistants.