Pressure Ulcer Documentation Update: What Are the New Changes?
Creator:   Editor
Created:   6/30/2010
Contains:  3 items
The new MDS for pressure ulcer documentation is based on new framework that is consistant with National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel recommendations. These changes can be confusing. This collection of articles will provide an overview of the new regulations for accurate and complete documentation of wounds.

Essentials of MDS 3.0 Section M: Skin Conditions

Levine, Jeffrey M.; Roberson, Sharon; Ayello, Elizabeth A.

Advances in Skin & Wound Care . 23(6):273-284, June 2010.

Learn about the differences between MDS 2.0 and MDS 3.0

Clarification of Pressure Ulcer Staging in Long-term Care under MDS 2.0

Roberson, Sharon; Ayello, Elizabeth A.; Levine, Jeffrey

Advances in Skin & Wound Care . 23(5):206-210, May 2010.

Annual Checkup: The CMS Pressure Ulcer Present-on-Admission Indicator

Lyder, Courtney H.; Ayello, Elizabeth A.

Advances in Skin & Wound Care . 22(10):476-484, October 2009.