Skin & Wound Research Paper

June 11, 2019

Objective:

To reduce Pressure Injuries (PIs) at the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) at Teays Valley Center in West Virginia, U.S.A., using quality improvement methodologies and an innovative skin and wound smartphone application.

Background:

Pressure Injury, a major type of chronic wound, is a serious healthcare problem reported to affect 11.3% of the population in SNFs.

Previous Article
Journey to PDPM, Stage 4: Optimize
Journey to PDPM, Stage 4: Optimize

You’ve developed a plan (Stage 1), standardized processes (Stage 2), and analyzed data (Stage 3). So, what’...

Next Flipbook
PDPM Playbook - Stage 4 Optimize
PDPM Playbook - Stage 4 Optimize

Optimization should bring teams together to get the wrinkles out of the standardized processes and ensure a...

×

Have PDPM Questions? We can help.

First Name
Last Name
My PDPM Question
Thank you! Your question has been sent.
Error - something went wrong!