On-Demand Webinar: Unavoidable Pressure Injury: An Update on a Key Concept & Implications for Healthcare

Presented By: Diane Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA, FAAN

Description: Participation in this educational activity will enable the learner to explore a systematic approach for use in expert reviews of pressure ulcer/wound care cases.


  1. Analyze the introduction & use of the terms “avoidable,” “unavoidable,” “reasonably preventable,” and “deep tissue injury” over the past decade.
  2. Appraise the new NPUAP Unavoidable Pressure Injury document (2014).
  3. Evaluate the implications for healthcare professionals, providers and legal professionals of the unavoidable pressure injury, SCALE wounds and non-healable wounds using a case-based approach

Continuing Education: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, an accredited provider by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact hours: 1.5

Expiration Date: February 7, 2019

Successful Completion

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  • Complete on-line evaluation

Conflict of Interest:  The planners and faculty for this activity report no conflict of interest with the development and presentation of this course.

Price: Members $35/ Non-Members $85

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