Moisture Management (2 hours)
The Moisture Management module has been developed to provide all health care professionals and students with an overview of the effects excess moisture has on the skin as well as prevention and management strategies to maintain healthy skin. The module contains information on:
- Incontinence Associated Dermatitis
- Intertriginous dermatitis
- Peri-Wound Skin Damage
- Peri-stomal Moisture-Associated Skin Damage
- Immersion foot
The Moisture Management module is suitable for students and practicing health professionals wishing to have an overview of moisture management and is recommended for those working in domiciliary health services, residential aged care facilities, hospitals, wound or outpatient clinics and community health services. Access to the module is for 12 months and you can jump in and out of the course as often as you want, with each module remembering where you left off.
The Moisture Management module is under review by the Australian College of Nursing and Wounds Australia Accreditation program for 2 hours of CPD.