BEST PRACTICES

How does skin change with age? Frontline nurses need to know.

Aging skin presents unique problems for wound prevention and treatment. Use this slideshare with bedside nurses to review skin anatomy and functions, age-related skin changes and common age-related skin conditions.

The takeaway: Bedside nurses should understand the basics of aging skin so they can better understand the skin care needs of older patients.

Share this slide show with other members of your staff or use it as a tool to educate patients directly. This slideshare is part of a complete training system that is designed to empower your staff with easy-to-use education and tools. Learn more about the Skin Champion Program.