Product Detail

The Wound Care Nurse's Intensive Boot Camp
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
Now Available For Preorder
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
JERI ANN LUNDGREN, RN, BSN, PHN, CWS, CWCN®, CPT
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
10/16/2017 - Available Now for Pre-Order
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV077465
Objectives
  1. Define what needs to be in your wound care program policies and procedures to ensure regulatory compliance.
  2. Design an effective wound care team meeting agenda to review current wounds as well as incorporate a preventative approach.
  3. Evaluate best practices for wound rounds.
  4. Determine wound care products and equipment needed to develop a wound care formulary.
  5. Analyze common causes of regulatory citations and litigation claims.
  6. Demonstrate the necessary assessments and interventions that must be in place within the first 24 hours of admission/ identification.
  7. Explain how to develop a skin integrity plan of care based on an individualized risk assessment.
  8. Distinguish pressure injuries from lower extremity ulcers.
  9. Explain strategies to audit the wound care program and documentation system to ensure compliance.
Outline

Policies and Procedures

  • Regulatory requirements
  • Standards of practice
  • Reduce litigation risk

Wound Care Team

  • Interdisciplinary approach
  • Unique roles and responsibilities
  • Productive wound care team meeting
  • Effective and efficient wound rounds

Wound Care Products and Equipment

  • Support surfaces -- wheelchair and bed
  • Heel lift boots
  • Topical treatment products
  • Incontinence products
  • Adjunctive therapies
  • Formulary development -- cost versus outcomes

Regulatory Compliance and Reducing Litigation Risk

  • Common citations and litigation claims
  • Proving unavoidability
  • Clinical competency
  • Documentation requirements

Admission Process

  • Risk assessment
  • Skin assessment
  • Interventions within the first 24 hours
  • Developing a temporary plan of care

Care Plan Development

  • Validated risk assessments
  • Comprehensive risk assessment
  • Identifying interventions based on the risk assessment

Clinical Competency

  • Differentiating pressure injuries versus
  • lower extremity ulcers
  • How deep tissue injuries evolve
  • Staging pressure injuries
  • Identification of local infection and sepsis

Monitoring the Wound Care Program

  • Chart/documentation audits
  • High-risk mistakes to avoid
  • Turning and repositioning
  • Treatment book audit
  • Intervention Implementation
  • Setting up an action plan
Author

JERI ANN LUNDGREN, RN, BSN, PHN, CWS, CWCN®, CPT

Jeri Ann Lundgren has been specializing in wound care nationally since 1994. Ms. Lundgren is board certified as a CWS (Certified Wound Specialist) by the American Board of Wound Management and a CWCN® (Certified Wound Care Nurse) by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Society. Her extensive background in wound management includes: regulatory management, litigation support, wound care consultation, and program and policy development. Ms. Lundgren has served as the clinical expert for several state QIN-QIOs pressure ulcer initiatives. She has gained insight while providing pressure injury education for state surveyors. Additionally, she has authored wound care program manuals and is published in the peer reviewed journal Wound Care Advisor. Currently Ms. Lundgren is the President of Senior Providers Resource.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jeri Ann Lundgren is president of Senior Providers Resources, LLC. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Jeri Ann Lundgren has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
Continuing Education Credits

CE Information Coming Soon
Continuing education credit information is coming soon for this self-study package.

CEs may be available for select professions, as listed in the target audience. Hours will be dependent on the actual recording time. Please check with your state licensing board or organization for specific requirements.

There may be an additional fee for CE certificates. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

**Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals. As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards.

Audience
Nurses, Nursing Home Administrators, Physical Therapists/Physical Therapist Assistants