Venous Leg Ulcers

Venous Leg Ulcers christiana Tue, 04/16/2024 – 16:53 May 2024 Venous Leg Ulcer (VLU) Management: Understanding the Basics Venous leg ulcer (VLU) incidence is increasing, and often these wounds require a multifaceted approach. This e-book presents foundational principles related to the management of VLUs, including compression, dressings, advanced therapies, and other interventions. Embed Form Venous…

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Quick Facts – Antimicrobial Stewardship

Quick Facts – Antimicrobial Stewardship Antimicrobial resistance is responsible for 2.8 million infections every year. Overuse and abuse of antimicrobials contribute to adverse drug events and further accelerate antimicrobial resistance. An understanding of antimicrobial stewardship practices and how to implement them can help combat the rapidly growing threat of drug resistant organisms. This fact sheet…

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Antimicrobial Stewardship

Antimicrobial Stewardship christiana Mon, 03/18/2024 – 10:11 For this month’s WoundSource Practice Accelerator series, we are providing education on a variety of topics related to antimicrobial stewardship in wound care. Scroll below to read this month’s white paper and articles, to print out our quick fact sheet, and to sign up for this month’s webinar.…

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Quick Facts – Debridement

Quick Facts – Debridement Debridement removes non-viable tissue from a wound, which may include necrotic tissue, slough, biofilm, exudate, and metabolic waste. These tissues prolong the inflammatory phase and provide nutrients to bacteria in the wound bed, impeding granulation formation. Subsequently, an understanding of debridement is vital when faced with non-viable tissue in the wound…

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Securing Wound Packing

Securing Wound Packing Features from WoundCon’s Wound to the Wise Jennifer Spector Wed, 02/21/2024 – 14:52 Transcript Hi, my name is Penny Taylor. I’m a physical therapist here at the AHN Grove City Wound Center, and I’d like to share with you my tip for Wound to the Wise regarding securing your packing. So the…

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Practice Management

Practice Management christiana Tue, 01/30/2024 – 14:00 For this month’s WoundSource Practice Accelerator series, we are providing education on a variety of topics related to the practice management and patient-centered care. Scroll below to read this month’s white paper and articles, to print out our quick fact sheet, and to sign up for this month’s…

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Quick Facts – Practice Management

Quick Facts – Practice Management Practice management concepts such as those relating to prior authorization, the use of health care data, efficient and ethical documentation practices, and other aspects can be important for the processes of wound care facilities. This fact sheet will share helpful tips and pearls relating to these concepts.  Shannon Solley Tue,…

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