HAPU

(redirected from Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcer)
AcronymDefinition
HAPUHospital Acquired Pressure Ulcer
HAPUHold At Airport for Pickup
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Our aim is to spread it across all patient care units in the hospital, including primarily high-risk areas, in order to ensure that Al Wakra Hospital becomes the first medical facility in Qatar without a single incidence of hospital acquired pressure ulcers.
Hospital acquired pressure ulcers (HAPUs) remain a serious iatrogenic problem threatening patient safety and increasing hospital costs.
To address the recent changes to Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement changes, AliMed is spearheading new programs designed to present hospitals with an even greater number of products that to help prevent rather than treat hospital acquired pressure ulcers.