Don't underestimate what some well-intended medications can do to increase pressure ulcer risk -- especially with OASIS C around the corner. In this 1-hour audio conference Wayne Atkinson, CGP, will review and examine specific medications associated with pressure ulcers and wound healing. He'll explore medications ranging from those that affect cognition to urinary incontinence, plus he'll share practical tips on risk reduction strategies and procedures your HHA can implement to improve physician communications concerning patient risk reduction.
Here's what you will learn:
Have additional questions? You have the floor with the speaker during an interactive Q&A.
Who should attend? Field staff, nursing staff: LPN and RN, pharmacist, in-service directors, quality improvement team, corporate level staff including: quality and performance improvement, clinical training, and clinical risk managers
Your registration includes:
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Wayne Atkinson, CGP, received his Pharmacy degree from West Virginia University and completed his Health Care Risk Management Certification through University of South Florida. He is a certified geriatric pharmacist. His clinical involvement in Home Health Care was featured in the June 2003 edition of Home Healthcare Nurse Medication Management: An Evidence Based Model That Decreases Adverse Events.Publications include, “Integration of a medication management model into outcome-based quality improvement: a...
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