Course Fee: $349
Wound care is an evidence based course designed for health care professionals working in acute and home care settings. The wound care course includes a lecture discussing wound ethology, assessment and treatment including various wound care dressing selection and use of a Wound VAC.
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Absolute Advantages of the course
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
American Diabetes Association
National Association for Continence
National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPAUP)
Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society
At the completion of the course the participant will be able to effectively and accurately identify, assess, document and treat various wounds including pressure ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, arterial ulcers and diabetic ulcers. The course includes a lab portion, which concentrates on various wound care dressings including the use of negative pressure wound treatment using a wound VAC (vacuum assisted closure). In addition, the participant will be introduced to various wound care and management tools developed by various professional wound care organizations including the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPAUP), the Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society and the American Diabetes Association.