Dollars, collaboration, and pressure injury prevention (PIP): saving upwards of a million by achieving zero.

11-16-2018 16:29

Donovan, 2016

A zero incidence rate for HAPI and Respiratory MDRPI in 2 ICUs resulted from application of prophylactic dressings to the sacrum, heels and under respiratory medical devices, in combination with intradiscplinary cooperation, competency training and EMR updates.

#Evidence #Pressure-Injury-Prevention #Sacral #Heel #Medical-Device #Treatment-Costs #Critical-Care
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