Sherrie Dornberger

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Ask the Care Expert about ... documentation terms

Ask the Care Expert about ... documentation terms

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At my facility, they are mixing pressure ulcer with other terms. What's correct to use in documenting?

Ask the Care Expert about ... palliative wound care

Ask the Care Expert about ... palliative wound care

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At a recent staff meeting, our medical director asked us to implement palliative wound care. What would that look like for a dying resident?

Ask the Care Expert about ... limiting visits during flu season

Ask the Care Expert about ... limiting visits during flu season

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We are trying to meet with our families and staff about visiting our facility when they don't feel well or someone in your family has the flu. Are there any guidelines/info you can pass along?

Ask the Care Expert about ... infection prevention

Ask the Care Expert about ... infection prevention

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We are working hard on infection prevention at my facility. Do you have any ideas on how to really make staff think about how important they are to this process?

Ask the Care Expert about ... incontinence-associated dermatitis

Ask the Care Expert about ... incontinence-associated dermatitis

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We have a new wound care nurse and she insists that a few of our residents have "IAD." I am not familiar with this. Can you help?

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