By Hollie Smith-Mangrum, BS, PT, CSW Specialist An encyclopedia of information for individuals new to the field of wound care or for established wound care professionals. This manual provides policies and procedures for wound care assessment and modalities applicable in any setting to promote thorough procedures consistent with The Joint Commission guidelines. Protocols for various wound diagnoses included with multiple treatment options. An indispensable source for anyone working in a wound care setting.
A general overview of wound healing, a
variety of wound diagnosis including
definitions, signs & symptoms, staging
or classifications, nutritional needs,
assessment skills, guidelines for
testing, and debridement.
Policies and Procedures covering
wound assessment, treatments and
Comprehensive protocols for multiple
wound diagnoses including document
requirements, treatment goals,
interventions, modalities, education
Patient educational handouts in
easy-to-read format to include diabetic
foot care, nutrition, pressure relief
and much much more...
Sample forms and checklists for
staff competencies in wound care.
Reimbursement – CPT Codes and