2018 World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day

Click on the stop sign to purchase buttons for you and your colleagues to wear to show support for World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day!

The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) is proud to announce that World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day is to be celebrated on Thursday, November 15, 2018. The objective of World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day is to increase national awareness for pressure injury prevention and to educate the public on this topic. NPUAP has developed an extensive media materials package appropriate for all healthcare settings and organizations which will be available soon.

Help make Pressure Injury Prevention Day a recognized day in your state!

  1. Click HERE to locate the website to submit a proclamation to the Governor of your state.
  2. Click HERE to download the proclamation template and provide the requested information for your state.

Stay tuned for 2018 World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day marketing materials.

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