How nursing leadership can effectively lead new pressure injury prevention strategies
Wednesday, July 13th, 2022 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CT
The agendas for already overburdened healthcare staff are growing. Amid growing to-do lists and workforce shortages, keeping up with on-time patient turning may inadvertently slip, leading to a rise in pressure wounds.
With treatment for hospital-acquired pressure injuries already costing U.S. hospitals nearly $10 billion per year, healthcare can't afford to see any more slips in this area. Join this session where Robin Gasparini, DNP, RN, clinical nurse specialist for quality at Mayo Clinic, will share the latest evidence-based prevention strategies, and how to effectively leverage nursing leadership to lead these improvements.
Key learning points:
- A look at the latest data on HAPIs and evidence-based prevention strategies
- Opportunities to implement new strategies at your organization
- How hospitals can tap the competencies of their nursing leaders to effectively lead local prevention programs