Earn 10 Hours CPD and learn evidence-based management of lymphoedema and wound care in this half day workshop.

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Located at our state of the art learning facilities at Spring Hill, this event utilises a practical skills development approach to learning about evidenced based management of lymphodema in chronic wounds.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Display an understanding of the physiology of normal wound repair and the body’s response to injury
  • Develop an understanding of the diagnosis of lymphoedema and management strategies
  • Recognise the impact lymphoedema and lymphorrhoea has on the skin and wound healing
  • Identify principles required to perform a holistic assessment of the patient with lymphoedema and a chronic wound
  • Identify factors that may affect wound healing in the setting of lymphoedema
  • Apply a broad range of evidence based wound treatment options in the setting of lymphoedema and high volume leaking wounds
  • Identify patient education requirements
  • Recognise when and where to refer patients to maximise wound healing

Inclusions:

  • Wound Product User Guide (RRP $30+GST)
  • 1x Online module of your choice from our e-learning suite (RRP $50+GST)
  • Morning tea
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Printed slides & learning materials
  • 4 hrs CPD workshop, 6 hrs CPD online module

Target audience:
All clinicians who are involved in wound management as part of their day-to-day practice, such as: General Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Community Nurses, Registered and Enrolled Nurses. Undergraduate students are also welcome and encouraged to attend.