Pressure Ulcer Clinical Tools & Resources

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Pressure Ulcer Clinical Tools & Resources

Description

Information & Quality Healthcare works with nursing homes to reduce the number of patients with pressure ulcers. This site provides various resources on the assessment, treatment, and prevention of pressure ulcers.

The tools available for download include:

  • Pressure ulcer data tracking resources
  • Other pressure ulcer resources
    • Quick assessment of leg ulcers
    • Skin check form
    • Communication form
    • Skin care plan form

Developer:

IPRO; Information & Quality Healthcare

Funding Sources:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

History

Release Date: 2009
Recent Summary: October 2013
Original Summary: February 2010
Last Updated: 10/09/13

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