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2020
18
Nov
2020
Webinar
Hot Topics in Pressure Injuries and Wounds
Date/Time:
November 18, 2020 - 12 to 1 p.m.
Duration:
1 hour
Location:
Webinar
Speakers:
Dr. Diane Krasner, wound and skin care consultant; fellow, the American Academy of Nursing; co-chair, Why Wound Care?; co-editor, Chronic Wound Care: The Essentials; and adjunct clinical faculty, HACC York Campus-Nursing

Description:

November 19, 2020 is World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day. Are you up on the latest in pressure injury prevention? Have you seen the recent guidance on medical device-related pressure injuries (MDRPI) and COVID skin/wound care?

Join Dr. Diane Krasner, wound and skin care consultant; fellow, the American Academy of Nursing; co-chair, Why Wound Care?; co-editor, Chronic Wound Care: The Essentials; and adjunct clinical faculty, HACC York Campus-Nursing. Topics covered will include:

•             New and notable terminology, guidelines, consensus documents and position papers

•             Medical device-related pressure injuries

•             COVID pressure injuries and wound care

•             End-of-life pressure injuries

•             Pressure injury litigation in Pennsylvania

This up-to-date information will help you and your facility to care for patients/residents with pressure injuries confidently.

Attendees will also receive a complimentary PDF copy of the eBook "Chronic Wound Care: The Essentials”.

1.0 continuing education hours will be awarded for completion of this webinar. Continuing education credits apply to Pennsylvania registered nurses only.


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