Wound Management for Health Professionals, Level 1: Online course from University of Victoria

When:  Sep 23, 2022 from 09:00 to 17:00 (CT)

Wound Management for Health Professionals, Level I.   

A six-week online (asynchronous) course covering principles of wound healing, assessment, care planning, product/dressing selection, and more.

Wound management is an ever-present challenge for health professionals as risk factors for acute and chronic wounds become more and more prevalent in the population. Prevention and care planning require a strong foundation in the principles of wound management and evidence-based clinical practice.

This comprehensive online course—newly revised in 2020​—provides health professionals with the essential tools to confidently practice evidence-based wound management within an interprofessional team. The course is taught over six weeks, followed by a one-week exam period. You will apply theory using visual case examples, interactive assessments, and collaborative discussion. Expect to spend 4-6 hours of study time each week. The main course concepts include:

  • prevention
  • wound assessment and care planning 
  • wound care product selection
  • wound healing
  • infection
  • patient-professional collaboration


Registration fee is $525.00+gst

Begins September 23 and runs until November 4, 2022

For more information, or to register click here.

 

Location

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Contact

Sandy Meadow, Program Coordinator
250-721-8608
hscoord@uvic.ca