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Promoting Mobility

Access Ms. Lundgren’s Promoting Mobility Presentation

We invite you to attend this webinar to learn more about the impact immobility/mobility has on the overall health of the elderly.

This presentation is directed to the long-term care setting, but the information can be utilized across all healthcare settings.

Speaker Overview:

Jeri Ann Lundgren, RN, BSN, PHN, CWS, CWCN BSN, CRRN – President, Senior Providers Resource

Ms. Lundgren has been working in long-term care since 1990, specializing in wound care nationally since 1994. She is board certified as a CWS (Certified Wound Specialist) by the American Board of Wound Management and a CWCN (Certified Wound Care Nurse) by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Society.

Her extensive background in wound management in long-term care nationally includes survey management, litigation support, wound care consultation, program development and clinical expert for several state quality improvement organizations and departments of health. Her background also includes four years as a director of nurses in a long-term care facility. Currently, Ms. Lundgren is the president of Senior Providers Resource.

Webinar Objectives:

As a result of this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the impact of immobility on ADLS, falls, pressure ulcers, diabetes, the upper respiratory tract, sleep, and overall health of the elderly
  • Identify exercise programs and restorative nursing interventions that help your residents maintain or improve their mobility, strength, and balance
  • Demonstrate how to document a mobility enhancement and restorative nursing program to meet Medicare/MDS requirements

 

**Brought to you by the Great Plains Quality Innovation Network – serving Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota, in partnership with the QIN-QIOs representing Alaska, Colorado, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Wisconsin and Wyoming.