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Case Conferencing for Wound Care Patients

Biala, Katherine Y. MS, RN, CNS

Home Healthcare Nurse: The Journal for the Home Care and Hospice Professional: February 2002 - Volume 20 - Issue 2 - p 120-126
Management Matters: CE

This article identifies elements for the successful management of wound care patients in home health via the use of the case conference. Recommendations for use of certified wound specialists, identification of criteria for case review, and specific questions to address during the case conference review of wound care patients are all detailed.

Katherine Y. Biala, MS, RN, CNS, is an Administrator, Best Care Home Health, Hanford, CA.

Address for correspondence: Katherine Y. Biala, MS, RN, CNS, Best Care Home Health, P.O. Box 1178, Hanford, CA 93232; e-mail:

© 2002 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.