Introduction to Wound Care: Parts 1 & 2 Workshop
Each year, millions of people suffer from acute and chronic non-healing wounds. Because non-healing wounds are one of the most significant complications of disease, healthcare organizations seek professionals skilled in proper wound care.
Introduction to Wound Care: Part 1 Workshop Topics Include:
Anatomy and physiology of the skinCommon wound types and healing processesRisk factors for skin breakdown and pressure ulcer formationPressure ulcer prevention strategies and treatmentsSteps for effective wound managementAdjunctive wound care techniquesProper wound dressing
Introduction to Wound Care: Part TwoThis hands-on, interactive workshop will reinforce the concepts covered in Introduction to Wound Care: Part One. Participants will practice wound identification, measurement and dressing on life-like wound simulation models for a wide variety of commonly seen wound care presentations.
Workshop Details:Date: Saturday, March 23, 2019Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Location: Stanbridge University, 2041 Business Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92612 - Classroom 2061-202 & Skills Lab 2Instructor: Lupe Navarro, RN, CWCAPrice: $50.00*Date subject to change.