Join our partner organisation, Wound Innovations, in this one-day practical skills workshop utilising interactive learning techniques.
Following their in-demand workshops in 2017, the February event is a complete one-day workshop held on the 16th February. Located at Wound Innovations’ state of the art learning facilities at Spring Hill in central Brisbane, this event utilises a practical skills development approach to learning about evidenced based wound management.
- Friday the 16th February 2018
- 8:00am – 5:00pm
- Wound Innovations Learning Centre, Boundary Court, Ground Floor, 55 Little Edward St, Spring Hill QLD
- Low cost parking available on site
- Catered lunch and beverages
- Certificate of Attendance with CPD hours
- 1x Wound Product User Guide (RRP $30.00)
- 7 total
- Display an understanding of the physiology of normal wound repair and the body’s response to injury
- Recognise the physiological differences between acute and chronic wounds and demonstrate knowledge of common wound types
- Identify principles required to perform a holistic assessment of the patient with a wound
- Identify factors that may affect wound healing
- Apply a broad range of evidence based wound treatment options based on the principles of wound assessment
- Identify patient education requirements
- Recognise when and where to refer patients to maximise wound healing
Sharon Whalley (NP-candidate, Grad Dip Wound Care) has extensive experience in the both acute and chronic wound management. Sharon enjoys sharing her knowledge and skills with other clinicians to improve outcomes for patients who live with wounds.
All clinicians who are involved in wound management as part of their day-to-day practice: General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Community Pharmacists, Community Nurses, Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses. Current undergraduate students are also welcome to attend.