0       0

AMDA's 2016 Annual Conference


218 - Overview of the New AMDA Clinical Practice Guidelines for Pressure Ulcers


Mar 18, 2016 1:30pm ‐ Mar 18, 2016 3:00pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $24.00

Description

Accreditation Statement: AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: AMDA – The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABPLM Designation Statement: This internet enduring material has been pre-approved by the American Board of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (ABPLM) for a total of 1.5 clinical hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director (CMD) in post-acute and long-term care medicine. The CMD program is administered by the ABPLM.  Each physician should claim only those hours of credit actually spent on the activity. 

Session Description:
This session will review the newly released Clinical Practice Guidelines for Pressure Ulcers. Topics will include prevention, treatment, nutritional aspects of care, and risk management.

Learning Objective(s):

  • Describe the basics of pressure ulcer prevention techniques and technologies.
  • Explain the basics of wound treatment including judicious product choice.
  • Discuss when to debride and when to call an outside consultant for wound care.
  • List common risk-management pitfalls of pressure ulcers and wound care.
Speaker(s):
Jeffrey M. Levine, MD, CMD
Paul Takahashi, MD, CMD
Karl E. Steinberg, MD, CMD
Janet McKee, RD, MS
Nancy Overstreet, DNP, GNP
Arthur Stone, DPM
Gary Brandeis MD, CMD

Disclosure(s):
None

Reference(s):
None

Speaker(s):

  • Nancy Overstreet, DNP, GNP-BC, CWOCN, CDP, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Hospitalists of Central Virginia

Speaker(s):

Credits

  • 1.50 - Clinical
  • 1.50 - CME

You must be logged in and own this session in order to post comments.

Print Certificate
Review Answers
Print Transcript
Completed on: token-completed_on
Review Answers
Please select the appropriate credit type:
/
test_id: 
credits: 
completed on: 
rendered in: 
* - Indicates answer is required.
token-content

token-speaker-name
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content
/
/
token-index
token-content
token-index
token-content