Define early interventions for pressure ulcer prevention, and to manage Stage I pressure ulcers.
The guideline contains recommendations for best nursing practices in the assessment and management of pain for Registered Nurses (RNs) and Registered Practical Nurses (RPNs).
The purpose of this guideline is to identify nursing care related to assessment, management of tissue load, ulcer care, and the management of bacterial colonization and infection of pressure ulcers.
Gain an overview of the most compelling evidence about diversity; understanding it, accepting the differences it brings to work settings, and finally, to seeking and embracing diversity.
There are four areas this Best Practice Guideline focuses on:
(1) Practice Recommendations directed at the nurse
(2) Education Recommendations directed at the competencies required for practice