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Reminder: Free Webinar July 20, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Becky Carroll
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Progress and Challenges in Perioperative Pressure Ulcer (Injury) Prevention.
Emergence of increasing PPI rates over the past five years and key prevention strategies.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm ET.
Presented by Susan Scott, MSN, RN, CWOCN.

This webinar will focus on:
  • Identifying the factors that increase the risk of perioperative pressure injuries in the surgical patient.
     
  • Describing the role of WOC nurses in creating strategies to reduce the incidence of hospital-acquired pressure injuries in the surgical population.
     
  • Developing a strategic plan to address factors in all phases of perioperative care.
     
  • Developing a clinical improvement strategy for reducing perioperative injuries in surgical patients by implementing a comprehensive Perioperative Pressure Injury Prevention Program (PPPIP).
     
  • Learning how to use tools to improve patient safety and strive toward the ultimate goal of zero patient harm.
This free webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Sage Products.

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