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Mission Statement

The Gold STAMP Program to Reduce Pressure Ulcers is a coalition of organizations convened in New York State to provide resources and education across the continuum of care to improve the assessment, management and prevention of pressure ulcers.

Goals:

  • Provide information and education across the continuum of care about recommended practices and supporting evidence for pressure ulcer assessment, management, and prevention
  • Promote collaboration and communication within and throughout the continuum of care related to pressure ulcer assessment, management, and prevention.
  • Provide strategic direction and support for pressure ulcer performance measurement.

Target Audience:
Administrators; direct care staff including RNs, LPNs, PHNs, CWONs, MDs, PAs, NPs, nutritionists, PTs, health care educators, and hospice staff working in hospitals, nursing homes, long term care programs, home care.

This project is funded through a Memorandum of Understanding with the NYS Department of Health.

E-mail us any questions at goldstamp@albany.edu