The guideline aims to assist nurses and their clients to make informed decisions that lead to quality care and improved outcomes (improved quality of life and overall reduction in morbidity).
This guideline speaks to the impacts of health, wellness and safety focused environments for nurses on quality outcomes for patients/clients, nurses, organizations and systems.
Learn evidence-based recommendations regarding the assessment and/or screening of stroke survivors across the continuum of care.
Define early interventions for pressure ulcer prevention, and to manage Stage I pressure ulcers.
The guideline focuses on three areas of pressure ulcer care:
(1) Practice recommendations, including assessment, planning and interventions
(2) Education recommendations
(3) Organization & policy...