Practical Issues in Wound, Skin and Ostomy Management
I am strong interest to have more knowledge
to prevent pressure ulcers in the hospital.
Hi Egna, If you would like more information on prevention of pressure ulcers, I would be happy to speak with you further. I can be reached at 612-805-9703. Also, you may want to consider certification through the Wound Care Education Institute. Their website is: http://www.wcei.net
I was asked for a diagnosis for an intervention in protecting the epithelial tissues on resident that was readmitted where are wounds diagnosis chart
Hi Sheila, Wound diagnosis are placed on the diagnosis list with all other diagnosis. A physician has to provide the diagnosis. It sounds like you may have been trying to prevent skin breakdown, so if there isn’t an active wound there would be no diagnosis.
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