go HOM! preventing the complications of immobility
Contact Hours: 4.2
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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:
Criteria for receiving Contact Hours: Completion of course and workbook activities, 80% or better score on the Posttest, and completion of course evaluation form.
Expiration date: Nov 5, 2019
Rehab ClassWorks, LLC is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing education by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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