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There has been a big reduction over the past year in the number of patients suffering from hospital acquired pressure ulcers - generally known as bed sores - in Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals.

The Trust is committed to zero tolerance for hospital-acquired pressure damage. Training in pressure area care and pressure ulcer prevention is mandatory for clinical staff and there is a Trust Pressure Ulcer Pledge that all staff are asked to sign up to.

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If you live in one of our local authority wards, you can become a member by completing our online application form.