{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} CMS MDS 3.0 Section M Skin Conditions in Long-Term Care: Pressure Ulcers, Skin Tears, and Moisture-Associated Skin Damage Data Update

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the updates to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) MDS 3.0 Section M, Skin Conditions documentation in long-term care.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Explain the use of the CMS MDS 3.0 tool for documenting skin problems in long-term care.
  2. Demonstrate examples of proper documentation for specific skin problems.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: ASWC0917
Published: Sep 2017
Expires: 12/6/2019
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Elizabeth A. Ayello, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC,CWON, ETN,MAPWCA, FAAN
Specialties: Long-Term Care, Wound