VA Pressure Ulcer Resource
The VA Pressure Ulcer Resource (VA PUR) App is designed to help Veterans and their Caregivers learn about preventing and taking care of existing pressure ulcers/injuries. The VA PUR App is an easy-to-use tool that allows you to prevent, understand and track pressure ulcers/injuries. The app also provides access to other useful resources to help manage your daily care.
- Create journal entries to track your pressure ulcers/injuries
- Set reminders to move, eat and take medications
- Get background information about ulcers/injuries, and tips for daily care and prevention
- Watch videos to learn about pressure ulcers/injuries and safely repositioning
- Create a list of questions to ask in your next appointment
- Get immediate help and locate nearby medical facilities