This 3 part course on pressure injury and ulcers provides a comprehensive learning package.
Pressure injuries and ulcers account for hundreds of thousands of lost hospital days per annum. They cause significant harm to patients. Mostly they can and should be avoided through the implementation of appropriate interventions.
This is part 2 of a 3 part course:
This course will meet requirements to undertake continuing professional development and training on preventing and treating pressure injuries and ulcers:
This course has been written by healthcare content experts and has been peer reviewed.
Nurses and aged care workers
At the end of this course, participants will:
This course is consistent with the requirements of the NSQHS Standards Standard 5: Minimising patient harm - Preventing and managing pressure injuries as it relates to providing workforce training on pressure injuries.
This course is consistent with the requirements of the ACQS Standard 3: Personal care and clinical care as it relates to providing workforce training on pressure injuries.