Understanding Pressure Ulcer Surveys and Data Collection

10-12-2020 09:55

Layers of the Skin

Course Description

Clinicians need to be able to evaluate how effective their pressure injury prevention program is in order to improve prevention strategies and patient outcomes. Better understand what a Pressure Ulcer Survey is, the pressure ulcer survey process and data collection, and how to use the information gathered to improve pressure ulcer prevention and treatment strategies

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the learner will be able to:
  • Review the importance of urinary incontinence assessment
  • Understand the affect of medicine influencing incontinence
  • Understanding the importance of pain when conducting incontinence assessments

Intended Audience

This course is intended for nurses.