LEEDer Group Inc.
8508 North West 66th St.
Miami, Florida 33166 USA

Phone: 305.436.5030
Fax: 305.436.0086
E-mail Address: info {at] LEEDerGroup [dot] com

F Tag 314 Mandate: Pressure Ulcers

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  • Proper prevention and management of pressure ulcers in healthcare facilities is mandated by federal regulations (Ch IV § 483.25 ©(1)&(2), 10/1/95), which state:
    Based on the comprehensive assessment of a resident, the facility must ensure that
    1. a resident who enters the facility without pressure sores does not develop pressure sores unless the individual’s clinical condition demonstrates that they were unavoidable, and
    2. a resident having pressure sores receives necessary treatment and services to promote healing, prevent infection and prevent new sores from developing.?