Nursing Care?

About 1.2 million cases of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers occurred in 2015. That reflected a rate of about 36 per 1,000 discharges, a decrease over the 2010 rate of 40 per 1,000 discharges. (Source: AHRQ, 2017 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report, Chartbook on Patient Safety).This statistic makes my rehab nurse blood run cold! Pressure ulcers are preventable and […]