Do you know what one of the most often used arguments in lawsuits against nursing homes is? “The facility allowed the patient to develop avoidable bedsores…” As Nursing Home Professionals, it is our job to ensure that our residents do not develop any bedsores / pressure areas in our facility. But, it happens in every nursing out there at one point or another.
I can’t tell you how many facilities I’ve entered that did not know the first thing about preventive skin care. A recent facility I… Continue
Posted on June 23, 2010 at 5:09pm — 3 Comments