Wound Fundamentals Course Outline

Wound Fundamentals Course Description: 


Overview of why wounds will not heal and solutions to problems;  the nuts and bolts of a good wound management program.

This program will support those having to make clinical decisions about what product to use and more importantly look at why some wounds are slow to heal. RN, EN and PCA who have to attend wound care would benefit from this one day structured program.

Topics Covered:

  • T.I.M.E update
  • Common factors influencing healing
  • Wound product selection
  • Skin tears
  • Pressure injuries
  • Ulceration of lower legs
  • Surgical wound problems

Certified hours of Professional Development (Nursing and Midwifery): 6.5 hours

To book please go to:

http://professional-development.latrobe.edu.au/link/id/zzzz5859d278a2dc0327/regform?evuid=zzzz5859d278791b2666