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Nov 15, 2019 | CME 10.50 | USD $825 | Newberry, South Carolina
Wound Care Certification Basic Training and Review Course is organized by Wound Care Education Partners (WCEP) and will be held on Nov 15, 2019 at Newberry County Memorial Hospital, Newberry, South Carolina, United States of America. Credit hours: 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) Eligible license types: MD, DO, RN, LPN, CNS, ARNP, CRT, RRT, RCP Times: 8:00am - 8:00pm What's Included: • 10.5 Hours of Classroom-based Learning Through the Wound Care Review Course • 9 Lecture Modules • Debridement-specific Lecture + Hands on Practicum • A Final Exam • Certificate of Course Completion • Wound Care Certification Study Guide, 2nd Edition, a Professional Published 350-page Study Guide That Includes a Post-course Exam Complete With Answers and Explanations. Course Overview: • Module 1: Wounds... Disruption of Skin Integrity Learn wound care anatomy and classification; learn how to approach each patient with regard to their particular desired outcomes; learn how wounds heal; discuss the biochemical processes and bio-films. • Module 2: Wound Evaluation, Assessment, and Documentation Learn how to approach the wounded patient, taking a systematic approach. • Module 3: Bio-film and the Chronic Wound Learn how to use bio-film in respect to chronic wound care. • Module 4: Pressure Ulcers: The Wound Previously Known as Decubitus Pressure injuries; practical aspects of wound care and hyperbaric medicine. • Module 5: Management of Lower Extremity Ulcers Learn the causes, disease processes; taking a systematic approach to wound management. • Module 6: Skin Cancer & Other Diseases with Skin Manifestations Learn how to identify and manage skin cancer and other diseases with skin manifestations. • Module 7: HBO & The Walking Wounded A very broad overview of the mechanisms of action of HBO and how it is used with respect to the wounded patient. • Module 8: Selecting the Right Dressing: Major Dressing Classifications Learn the appropriate application of different dressings, when to use and not to use certain dressings, what are the advantages/disadvantages of certain dressings. • Module 9: Other Modalities and Debridement Used in Wound Management Learn some of the other treatment options, not already discussed, that wound healers need to know to support patient's desired outcomes, such as: pneumatic compression pumps, hydrotherapy, electrical stimulation, ultrasound, and others. Debridement Module and Hands-On Practicum The live course includes a debridement practicum that includes lecture and hands-on practicum, "Debridement: Learn How, When, and Why." In the debridement practicum you will learn: • Methods of debridement • When a wound may need debridement • • Safety concerns related to debridement The hands-on practicum that follows the lecture will allow you to gain hands-on practice with debridement tools and techniques. Course Objectives: • The second purpose of the program is to review the major sanctioned and cutting-edge techniques and alternatives in advanced skin and wound care management principles. • The third purpose is to provide a course designed to prepare the learner for the major wound care certification exams in the marketplace today.