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Eliminating Avoidable Pressure Ulcers

Written by Michael Clark March 21st 2016

Eliminating Avoidable Pressure Ulcers

Thursday 19 May 2023
Colmore Gate Conference Centre, Birmingham

Chaired by Tina Chambers Vice Chair Tissue Viability Society Tissue Viability Consultant, Educator and Advisor Tina Chambers Ltd and with opening addresses from the Department of Health, NHS England and NICE, this conference focuses on a practical guide to eliminating avoidable pressure ulcers, implementing the national stop the pressure campaign and implementing NICE Quality Standard for Pressure Ulcers which was published in June 2015. The day will continue with practical case studies in reducing and preventing pressure ulcers, implementing stop the pressure and in depth extended sessions focusing on pressure ulcer grading and reporting including unstageable pressure ulcers, and developing your skills in root cause analysis and investigation. The event will look at this issue of avoidability and discuss the latest evidence on what is actually considered unavoidable.

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