Wound Management – Multidisciplinary Approach – 6 Hours

$30.00

Description

This continuing education course, titled “Wound Management – Multidisciplinary Approach,” is intended for all healthcare professionals who provide care to patients with wounds or who are at risk of developing wounds. Several factors can increase the risk of a difficult-to-treat wound. With an aging population and an increasing number of people with diabetes mellitus, which is associated with various types of wounds, healthcare professionals in all settings require a working knowledge of skin integrity issues. This includes recognizing risk factors associated with altered skin integrity, identifying different types of wounds, implementing preventative measures, and providing effective interventions. The course aims to equip healthcare professionals with a clear understanding of the causes, treatment options, and prevention strategies available for the various types of wounds encountered in our professional settings.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: 

  • Describe the structure of the skin.
  • Discuss the types of wounds.
  • Understand the phases of the normal wound healing process.
  • Describe the factors that hinder wound healing.
  • Discuss the proper way to cleanse the wound.
  • Discuss the care for an acute wound.
  • Different ways to close an acute wound.
  • Discuss multidisciplinary approach in wound management.
  • Discuss occupational therapy in wound care management
  • Discuss physical therapy in wound care management
  • Discuss modalities & procedures utilized in wound healing
  • Discuss with the patient regarding emergency care for an acute wound
  • Identify the signs and symptoms of an infected wound.
  • Discuss wound care – patient advice

 

Author:  Lisa Augustyn, PT, DPT, Christine Church, M.S., OTR/L

Contact Hours: 6 Hours / 6 PDR  

Cost: $40 / Participant  

Teaching Method:  Online Independent Self-Study (Training + Post-Test)

Target Audience: Physical Therapists & Physical Therapy Assistants

Course Completion Certificate: A Printable (pdf) Certificate By Email

Cancellation / Refund Policy: By completing your purchase from Biologix Solutions LLC, you agree that you are purchasing digital, non-tangible product/service/training courses and, as such, are not entitled to a refund once accessed. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us by phone or email before purchasing the online course.

Approvals: State Board of Physical Therapy & American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) State Chapters Approved. Please visit the accreditation section for the full list: Click Here

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