The Continuum of Wound Care: What Does It Mean?
The wound care continuum is a multifaceted and dynamic framework that helps to ensure best patient outcomes throughout the process of wound healing. As the patient’s wound status changes and progresses, so does the plan of care within the continuum.
This white paper takes an in-depth look at wound care from start to finish, including initial intake, assessment, creation, and modification of a plan of care, involving a multidisciplinary team, discharge, and provider follow-up. It discusses the importance of reviewing and modifying the care plan based on patient progress, including using advanced treatment modalities in addition to standard of care as needed.
Wound care professionals will find this overview of the wound care continuum helpful for assessment and care planning in their patients.
This white paper discusses the following topics: