Suzy Scott, MSN, RN, CWOCN.
Article Type: Brief article
Subject: Registered nurses (Achievements and awards)
Pub Date: 12/22/2008
Publication: Name: Tennessee Nurse Publisher: Tennessee Nurses Association Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health care industry Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2008 Tennessee Nurses Association ISSN: 1055-3134
Issue: Date: Winter, 2008 Source Volume: 71 Source Issue: 4
Product: Product Code: 8043110 Nurses, Registered NAICS Code: 621399 Offices of All Other Miscellaneous Health Practitioners SIC Code: 8049 Offices of health practitioners, not elsewhere classified
Persons: Named Person: Scott, Suzy
Geographic: Geographic Scope: United States Geographic Code: 1USA United States
Accession Number: 191286531
Full Text: Suzy Scott, MSN, RN, CWOCN, was recently recognized by the American Academy of Nurses in its Raise the Voice Campaign. As part of the Campaign, the Academy is showcasing stories of nurse "Edge Runners"--the practical innovators who are transforming America's health care system through nursing solutions. Scott wrote the Perioperative Pressure Ulcer Prevention Program (PPUPP): An Innovative Effort to Prevent Pressure Ulcers in Surgical Patients which showcases the Memphis VA's nursing research and aggressive approach to improving patient safety and outcomes

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