Documentation of Pressure Ulcers: Reducing the Risk to You and Your Patients


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the key components of a diligent documentation system for describing skin wounds
  2. Identify 5 important factors regarding the care of pressure ulcers in order to decrease potential financial and legal exposure
  3. Describe the nurse’s responsibilities regarding documentation according to best practice guidelines.

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

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Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Joyce Black, PhD, RN, VCWCN, FAAN, Associate Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center, National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel

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Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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