ESSENTIALS FOR WOUND CARE AND HEALING PACKAGE - 15 CONTACT HOURS - NSH15

$71.95

Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 12/31/2019.

Wound care is complex and the healing process can be varied and challenging for some patients. The courses in this 15-hour CE package discuss specific types of wounds and strategies for managing barriers to healing. The bundle includes: Pressure Injuries, Impediments to Healing and Topical Wound: Challenges and Interventions.

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Impediments to Healing: Managing Acute and Chronic Wounds - N1803
Wound management and the promotion of healing are complicated and challenging to those suffering with such maladies. Whether wounds are ...

Wound management and the promotion of healing are complicated and challenging to those suffering with such maladies. Whether wounds are acute or chronic, nurses are the clinicians most intimately involved with the care and ongoing evaluation of wounds. Nurses working in acute care, rehabilitative, long-term care, home health, and outpatient settings all contend with a variety of wounds at different stages in the healing process among all patient populations. Thus, the nurse in general practice must have a solid knowledge of wound a care and potential impediments to healing.

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Pressure Injuries: Prevention and Management Approaches - N1800
This course will provide nurses involved in the management of wounds with an overview of the prevention and management of pressure injur...

This course will provide nurses involved in the management of wounds with an overview of the prevention and management of pressure injuries. Topics will include pressure injury etiology, assessment for risk in order to properly intervene in the management and prevention of pressure injuries, support surfaces, and issues that play a role in the development of skin care teams, with an emphasis on the prevention of pressure injuries. Additional topics include key concepts and principles of pressure injury risk, prevention, and care. Patient assessment, accurate and timely documentation, selection of appropriate support devices and utilization of specialized teams are actions the nurse initiates when managing the care of patients at risk for or experiencing pressure injuries.

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Topical Wound Care: Challenges and Interventions - N1804
This course will provide nurses involved in the management of wounds with a comprehensive overview of topical wound care, including tang...

This course will provide nurses involved in the management of wounds with a comprehensive overview of topical wound care, including tangible knowledge they can apply when determining approaches, selecting products, preventing or mitigating infection, and recommending adjunctive therapies that promote healing and comfort based on the goals of therapy.