Pressure Injury Prevention - CE Courses

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Pressure Injury Prevention CE Course Curriculum (14 Courses / 16.5 CNE)

 
Guide and sustain a preventive culture of safety at your facility

Increase staff awareness of pressure injury’s serious threat to patient safety and knowledge of preventive intervention by assigning these targeted courses.  Build quality improvement programs and get a consistent, strong leadership message to all staff.


Foundational Courses

  • Skin is often unappreciated as the first line of defense against injury and its integrity as a protective barrier is often threatened. This dramatically visual course will assist in developing strategies ...

  • This course focuses on methods of turning and positioning that improve safety for both the patient and the caregiver.  Threats to the patient from pressure, shear and friction, preventive intervention ...

  • Pressure injury lawsuits based in negligence against the care provider and the facility are the most frequently litigated medical malpractice claim. This course presents the basics of a medical malpractice ...

  • Pressure injury and threats to skin integrity occur throughout the hospital. In this course, clinical champions present safety risks in the ED, Perioperative, Critical Care, Pediatric and Medical-Surgical ...

  • This activity focuses on the impact of moisture and pressure on skin integrity and the differentiating characteristics of incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD) and pressure injury. Interactive scenarios ...


Hospital Environment Specific Courses
Prevention Program Improvement


Despite a multitude of pressure injury prevention initiatives over many years, pressure injury incidence in acute care has not been reduced thus the burden on the patients, hospitals, and healthcare systems is still high. Courses in this series assist the program and clinical managers to develop strategies which lead to sustained successful program implementation hospital-wide.