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Differentiation of Lower Extremity Wounds (Recorded Webinar)

Learn from Clinical Education Specialist Amy Robison as she explores the different types and causes of lower extremity wounds and effective strategies for prevention and treatment. #Resources #Webinars #Skin-Health-Solutions ​​​


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Skin Injuries: More than Just Pressure (Recorded Webinar)

This short 20 minute webinar exploring skin injuries other than pressure injuries/ulcers- specifically moisture associated skin damage (MASD) including incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD), intertriginous dermatitis (ITD), medical adhesive associated skin injury (MARSI), and skin tears....


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Factors Affecting Wound Healing (Recorded Webinar)

This short 20 minute webinar will explore both local and systemic factors that affect wound healing. Topics include identification of goals of care, the role of infection, and strategies for correcting barriers to healing. #Resources #Webinars #Courses #Skin-Health-Solutions #Skin-and...


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Apples to Apple PIE (Recorded Webinar)

A simple and effective educational webinar that highlights a unique method of teaching and learning to stage pressure injuries using the analogy of an apple. Utilizing NPUAP definitions with photos of real wounds, the nurse will understand the progression of pressure injury staging and apply...





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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 staging 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


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Wound Cleansing

Wound Cleansing is one of the most important components of an effective wound management protocol. Optimal wound healing cannot occur until all proinflammatory material and foreign bodies have been removed from the wound. #Skin-Health-Solutions #Best-Practice-Guides-and-Tools #RN-LPN ​​​

WoundCleansingTechnique.pdf