Week 3 | Pressure Redistribution and Offloading (15181-SP)
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After completing this session, you will be able to:
- Describe the main types of surfaces and beds.
- Discuss how each type mechanically works.
- Contract various surfaces and use for a variety of patient needs.
Betty Hanrahan, MSN, CNS, ARNP-BC, CWCN-AP, CWS, FACCWS, CFCN
Certified Wound Care Nurse; Co-Director, Wound Management Education Program (WMEP) and Wound Management Fundamentals Course (WMFC), Continuing Nursing Education, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle; Fellow, College of Certified Wound Specialists