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Financial Impact of Improved Pressure Ulcer Staging in the Acute Hospital with Use of a New Tool, the NE1 Wound Assessment Tool

There is a tremendous financial incentive to improve PrU staging. The NE1 WAT has been shown to improve PrU stating accuracy significantly. This improvement has the potential to improve the financial health of acute care hospitals caring for patients with PrUs. #Skin-Health-Solutions ...

FinancialImpactOfImprovedPressureUlcerStagingInTheAcuteHospitalWithUseOfANewToolTheNE1WoundAssessmentTool.pdf


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Validation of the NE1 Wound Assessment Tool to Improve Staging of Pressure Ulcers on Admission by Registered Nurses

There is a need for a simple bedside tool to improve the ability of nurses to identify skin alterations, describe wounds, and stage pressure ulcers for proper care management and present on admission documentation. This study tests the test–retest reliability and criterion validity of the NE1...

ValidationoftheNE1WoundAssessmentTooltoImproveStagingofPressureUlcersonAdmissionbyRegisteredNurses.pdf