Wound management has become an area of concern for health care providers as solutions are needed for optimal patient outcomes. Effective wound management requires appropriate diagnoses and treatment by prepared wound care providers.
Each wound requires treatment unique to the patient. In situations involving long-term care, chronic ulcers require a lot of attention from caregivers, and the treatments can be expensive.
“Why providing wound care gives your agency a Competitive Edge”
Many homecare agencies accept and provide wound care to patients by clinicians that do not have a current knowledge of wound management resulting in poor outcomes for the patient.
Do you ever have this order from a physician? “Nurse to evaluate and treat wound”
The overall purpose of this program is to provide participants with current evidence based education in the wound management and upon completion will enable participants to accurately assess, document, identify and plan appropriate & comprehensive patient treatment plans and interventions for wound management. The program will enable the participant to successfully implement current therapeutic guidelines and best practices to a patient requiring wound care.
The curriculum is designed and instructed by a certified wound care instructor that is dynamic, highly energetic and interactive in the classroom.
At the conclusion of the program participants will be able to: