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Wednesday, September 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP Introduces Supporter Category »
Become an NPUAP Supporter! The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel is pleased to introduce a new way you can support...
Tuesday, September 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP responds to the National Quality Forum plans to report all hospital acquired pressure injuries »
The National Quality Forum (NQF) has recommended that Measure #3498e “Hospital Harm: Pressure Injury” be revised to includ...
Thursday, July 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ICD 10 Codes to Now Include Deep Tissue Pressure Injury »
The International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Edition, (ICD-10) has been expanded to include codes for Deep Tissue P...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Second update of the international CPGs for the prevention / treatment of pressure injuries 2019 »
JUNE 5, 2019  Wounds International, a major international healthcare communications business with a global reach...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP Welcomes New Association Management Partner »
Dear NPUAP Board and Panel Members: The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel is pleased to officially announce we hav...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Treasurer and President of NPUAP Present Testimony Before the US House of Representatives »
Washington, DC. –   On April 9, 2019, Dr. William Padula, NPUAP Treasurer, and Dr. Janet Cuddigan, NPUAP Preside...
Friday, April 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP Treasurer Visits Capitol Hill for Pressure Injury Prevention Advocacy »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 12, 2019 Washington, DC –  On March 25 through 27, Dr. William Padula visit...
Thursday, March 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ANSI/RESNA SS-1-2019 RESNA for Support Surfaces (revision of ANSI/RESNA SS-1-2014) »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 7, 2019 ANSI/RESNA SS-1-2019 RESNA for Support Surfaces (revision of ANSI/RESNA S...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Consumer Survey to Inform the 2019 International Guideline »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2018 National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel 1000 Potomac Street NW, Suite 108...
Friday, February 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
International Support for NPUAP Terminology and Revised Definitions »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 9, 2018 Washington, DC RE: International Support for NPUAP Terminology and...
Thursday, December 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP Congratulates the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) on the Release of VA PUR »
Washington, D.C. –  December 14, 2017 – The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) commends the Department o...
Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meeting of the International Pressure Ulcer Guideline Governance Group in Belfast, Ireland »
Washington, D.C.  – October 2, 2017– NPUAP participates in the first meeting of the 2019 International Pressure Ulce...
Monday, June 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
S3I Subcommittee Approves New Standards Tests to Prevent Pressure Injuries »
Press Contact:  Ana Mattson , 978-364-5130 Washington, D.C.  – June 26, 2017 – The National...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Members Join the Board of the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel »
PRESS CONTACT: Ana Mattson , 978-364-5130 Washington, D.C. –  June 21, 2017 – The National Pressure Ulcer...
Thursday, June 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP Announces Release of Educational Tools for Wound Care Providers »
PRESS CONTACT: Ana Mattson ,  978-364-5130   Washington, D.C.  – June 15, 2017 – The Nat...
Thursday, February 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attorneys Agree: NPUAP’s New Staging System Does Not “Wound” Providers »
Washington, D.C. [January 26, 2017]  – In a recent article in  The National Law Review  by Michael Denning...
Monday, January 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NPUAP Meets with CMS to Discuss Identification and Treatment of Pressure Injuries »
PRESS CONTACT: Ana Mattson , 978-364-5130 Successful meeting brings together NPUAP’s pressure injury experts, CMS r...