Woundcare Update Webinar

    Course Description

    Course Content


    Online Webinar


    Online Only

    This session is aimed at providing a review of theory and practical wound care in the general practice setting, for practice nurses, healthcare assistance and nurse associates already undertaking wound care within general practice.

    Course Content:

    Review of:

    • Anatomy and physiology of the skin
    • The general principles of wound healing and wound care
    • Factors that delay and promote wound healing
    • Different types of wounds and approaches to management- Grading and drainage
    • Different dressings, how they work and when to use
    • Recognising signs of infection and deterioration- NEWS SCORE
    • Latest evidence, influencing policies and protocols
    • Infection control and safe disposal of equipment
    • Accountability
    • Appropriate documentation of procedure- TIME model

    Discussion on:

    • Recommended versus actual practice
    • Sharing of good practice
    • Sharing of new or up and coming new evidence

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