go HOM! preventing the complications of immobility
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Rehab Nursing Series Course 7
Focus: Preventive Care Prevents Secondary Effects of Immobility
When we immobilize them, persons who are healthy rapidly lose function. So what happens to the body when there is injury or illness that causes a decrease in activity, weight bearing, and mobility?
Consistent and proactive effort is required to prevent complications of immobility. This course reinforces preventive care strategies that limit complications and promote better outcomes with an emphasis on those items that are now on the Joint Commission Never Events list (e.g. pressure ulcer and VTE development).
Chapter 1 Effects of Immobility
Chapter 2 Prevention of Complications
Chapter 3 Addressing Complications
Chapter 4 Posttest
As a result of participating in this activity, the learner will be able to pass the posttest with a score of 80% or better, demonstrating knowledge of:
Contact hours no longer will be provided for this course after October 1, 2019.If you would like to provide contact hours for this course at your site, contact us at email@example.com for the details of the Mergener formula.