(S05) Branching Out: Using an Evidence-Based Support Surface Algorithm in Everyday Practice

  • Room: 355 BCEF
  • Session Number:S05
Saturday, May 20, 2017: 11:45 AM - 1:25 PM
CEU Credits:1.5


Catherine Milne
Advanced Practice Nurse
Connecticut Clinical Nursing Associates
Dianne Mackey MSN, RN, CWOCN
Staff Educator
Kaiser Permanente


Supported by Hill-Rom 

This session will provide the participants with a historical perspective of the development of an evidence and consensus- based support surface algorithm and how this algorithm has evolved since inception into clinical practice. The session will also explore ways the support surface  algorithm can be used to strengthen clinical outcomes.

*This symposia session requires pre-registration to attend. Space is limited.*

Learning Objectives

The participant will be able to:
1. Describe the role of the WOC nurse in transforming the practice of bedside clinicians using the WOCN Society’s Evidence and Consensus-Based Support Surface Algorithm.

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