Developing a culture of safety for both the patient and caregiver is everyone's job. Because WOC nurses play a significant role in practice change around skin injury prevention, all decisions on products and processes should occur in concert with other improvement initiatives that interface, like patient mobility, caregiver safety and preventing falls.
What are the webinar's key takeaways?
This session will provide a more holistic "viewfinder" to address solutions that meet both patient and caregiver safety needs.
How can WOC nurses and allied health professionals incorporate the webinar's takeaways into their daily practice?
Be committed to bringing other disciplines to the improvement table during "prevention" work. Advocate for the front line staff to "do no harm" for the patient and themselves.