An Algorithmic Approach to Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: Home Healthcare and Beyond
Todd Shaffett, DNP, FNP, CWS, FACCWS, DAPWCA
Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS
Saratoga Hospital Wound Healing
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After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
Identify proper NPWT dressing selection for patient’s needs
Examine strategies on managing NPWT in the outpatient setting
Facilitate patient-centered health education for patients with home-based NPWT to improve the safety of home treatment and patient experience
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Release Date: December 12, 2022
Expiration Date: December 30, 2024
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour
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Dr. Shaffett: Speaker's Bureau—3M
Ms. Weir: Speaker's Bureau—3M/KCI
Daniel Federman, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
Associate Chief of Medicine
VA Connecticut Healthcare System
West Haven, Connecticut
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Centers of San Diego
San Diego, CA
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