Ostomy Management Course is organized by Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI) and will be held during Apr 16 - 20, 2018 at Deer Meadows Retirement Community, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 36 Credits.
The Ostomy Management Course focuses on the treatment, therapy and counseling for individuals before, during and after a fecal or urinary diversion. The goal is to provide a patient-centered plan of care. The course offers hands-on workshops.
Learning Objectives :
• List key characteristics required for stomal and peristomal skin assessment.
• Discuss the different types and indications of pouching systems and accessories used with stoma pouching systems
• Explain the steps of stoma siting procedure for optimal location on abdomen for a stoma
• Discuss emotions that a new ostomy patient is likely to experience before and after the creation of a stoma or a continent diversion.
• Discuss the etiology, identification, and treatment, both conservative and surgical, if appropriate, of the 5 stomal complications.
• Differentiate between types of fistulas in terms of causative factors, pathophysiology, and principles of management.
• List indications, contraindications and procedure steps for colostomy irrigation.
• Describe causes, symptoms and interventions for ileostomy food blockage.
• Identify the purpose, design, location in the intestine, methods of accessing and management of three enterostomal and three enterostomy tubes.
• State how to assess for, prevent and manage four enteral tube complications.
• Discuss conditions in the pediatric patient that may require a fecal or urinary diversion.
• Summarize the management of a pediatric patient with a urinary or fecal diversion.
• Summarize the goals of pre-operative teaching, list what should be covered and develop an individualized teaching plan for a patient based on an assessment of their learning needs.
• Demonstrate a stoma assessment.
• Demonstrate application, emptying, and removal of a cut to fit 2-piece pouching system.
• Demonstrate patient teaching methods for application, emptying and removal of a pouching system.
• Demonstrate the “crusting” procedure.
• Explain the goals of post-operative teaching. List what should be covered and develop an individualized teaching plan based on an assessment of their learning needs.
Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
|Registration Type||End Date||Price|
|Individual - Registration Fee||15 Apr,2018||USD 2697.00|
|WCEI Alumni - Registration Fee||15 Apr,2018||USD 2297.00|