Excisional Debridement Specialist Certified

Excisional Debridement Specialist Certification

Non-Selective Debridement

Excisional Debridement Specialist Certification

Course Description

The Excisional Wound Debridement Certification (EDS-C) course is a national premier training program formulated to meet the educational needs of the Medical Providers working in different clinical settings. This course provides a comprehensive review about the Non-Selective Debridement and its application in Wound Management. In addition; skills competency session provides each attendee with the hands-on experience needed to function as a Excisional Wound Debridement certified Medical provider. Course participation will increase the knowledge, skills, ability and confidence of the attendees leading to improved patient outcomes.

Course Objectives

  • Define Non-Selective Debridement per CMS rules.
  • Identify Indications for Excisional wound debridement.
  • Describe the different types of wound debridement.
  • Define anatomy and physiology of the integumentary system and the functional relationship of structure such as tendons, nerves and blood vessels.
  • Explain the difference between Selective Wound Debridement versus Non-Selective Wound debridement.
  • Procedure Review: Non-Selective Wound Debridement.
  • Discuss documentation requirements post Non-Selective Wound Debridement procedure.
  • Understand & follow safety precautions related to Excisional Wound Debridement procedure.
  • Demonstrate effective Excisional wound debridement techniques utilizing animal tissue (Class Room Format Only).
  • Documentation of Non-Selective Debridement and associated CPT Codes billing review.
  • Familiarization of all the required instruments and supplies needed for the Excisional Wound debridement.
  • Pain management associated with Excisional Wound debridement and management strategies.

Classroom Workshop Schedule

October 08, 2022
November 19, 2022
December 03, 2022

Time: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Course Sign Up

Course Format

One Day Onsite/Classroom Workshop
Involves lectures, interactive demonstrations and hands-on skills training.
One Day Virtual Workshop / Live Session
Involves lectures, interactive learning and visual training.

Training Information

13988 Diplomat Drive #100
Farmers Branch, Texas 75234



Virtual Workshop Schedule

October 22, 2022
November 26, 2022
December 10, 2022

Who May Attend

APRN – Advanced Practice Nurse
MD/DO/DPM – Physician
PA – Physician Assistant


Ali A. Pitafi MD Board Certified Internal Medicine
Alex Khan APRN ACNS-BC Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist
Martha Snyder APRN FNP-C Family Nurse Practitioner
Angie Machado LVN Licensed Vocational Nurse
Shawn Amersi RN BSN WCN-C CSWD-C


8.0 Hours – Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)


$ 550.00

On-Site Training

Medical facilities, clinics and home health agencies can request training at their facility through AHI Education Outreach program. This option is convenient and effective for groups or when several staff members are interested in a particular educational program. Scheduling an educational event at your own facility allows you to customize the training program that would fit your specific area of practice and by selecting your preferred dates and times that would be most convenient for your staff.