The familiar adage still holds true: “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Explore our products and education focused on preventing wounds by maintaining optimal skin health.
While pressure injuries are common and potentially serious, they are largely preventable. Protect against friction and excess moisture with the right combination of products to help improve skin integrity and guard against incontinence associated dermatitis (IAD).
pressure injuries could be prevented annually1
So much to protect.
The Cardinal Health complete portfolio of innovative incontinence products, coupled with our expert team, provide true protection for your patients’ skin, dignity and, ultimately, the reputation of your facility.
Premium underpad application
Learn the proper application of Cardinal Health premium underpads and how it benefits skin health.
The Impact of Absorbent Underpads on Pressure Ulcer and Incontinence Associated Dermatitis Rates
Switching from standard underpads to Cardinal Health’s premium underpad saved one facility $1.04 per patient subject per day and showed significant favorable changes in IAD scores.
While pressure injuries are common and potentially serious, they are largely preventable. Protect against friction and excess moisture with the right combination of products to help improve skin integrity and guard against IAD.
Improve skin health, and you are improving overall vitality, ability to heal and quality of life. Skin breakdown, including IAD and the pressure injuries it can lead to, is a significant, costly medical problem affecting 2.5 million people each year.
Take quality of care and staff development to the next level by empowering your team of caregivers with training, education and support tools that empower clinicians to make better, informed decisions.