Wound Management for Health Professionals Level II:

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School: Macmillian Institute of Applied Health Sciences
Credential:Ontario College Certificate
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Location: College Campus/Online
Email: macmillianinstitute@gmail.com
Telephone:647-219-4887

DURATION: 14 HRS

COST:$ 600

OVERVEIW: comprehensive blended learning course centers on the development of clinical skills and knowledge supportive of working with advanced-practice wound care.

The eight-week online segment focuses on:

  • pressure ulcers
  • vascular ulcers
  • VAC usage
  • debridement This
  • high risk foot
  • lymphedema
  • surgical wounds
  • burns
  • oncology

The importance of additional patient factors including co-morbid conditions, psychosocial issues and resource considerations will be addressed.You will get to practice your skills, including debridement, and present information on a wound care product you researched during the online component of the course.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Distinguish pathophysiology and staging of pressure ulcers and identify risk factors.
  • Identify, stage and assess lymphedema and lipedema to develop an intervention plan.
  • Evaluate diabetic foot ulcers, signs and symptoms requiring intervention and differentiate ulcer characteristics to facilitate clinical review.
  • Consider characteristics of malignant wounds, the impact of cancer treatment and potential problems associated.
  • Assess wounds to determine need for debridement and identify risks associated.
  • Conduct patient and wound assessment including vascular status, anatomical risk and environmental factors.
  • Demonstrate awareness of initial burn management principles and appropriate consultation for providing safe care.

Prerequisite: One of the following:

Wound Management for Health Care Professionals Level I (minimum score: 75%)

Wound Management Level 1 Challenge Exam (minimum score: 75%)Professional Skills

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