Wound Care Nurse Certification

Wound Care Nurse Certification

Course Objectives

1. Anatomy & Physiology of the skin.
2. Phases of wound healing.
3. Classifications of wounds: Identification & Treatment.
4. Wound Care Dressings: Properties & Uses.
5. Debridement Modalities.
6. Role of Wound Care Nurse / Wound Care Medical Assistant: Assessment, Documentation, Infection Control, and Consultation, Monitoring & Reporting.
8. Skills Lab: Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Dressing, Wound culture technique, Compression therapy and Aseptic dressing change technique.

Training Schedule

December 8, 2018

Time: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Course Information

Course Description:
The Wound Care Nurse Certification Course (WCN-C) is a premier training program formulated to meet the basic educational needs of the nurses and other medical professionals working in different clinical settings. This course provides a comprehensive review about different types of wounds and management strategies currently utilized nationally. In addition; skills competency session provides each attendee with the hands-on experience needed to function as a wound care professional. Course participation will increase the knowledge, skills, ability and confidence of the attendees leading to improved patient outcomes.

Training Details

ADDRESS:
1420 VALWOOD PARKWAY, SUITE 170A
CARROLLTON, TEXAS 75006

PHONE:
972-584-7616

FAX:
214-853-5364

EMAIL:
info@advancedhealthinstitute.org

Course Sign Up

Who May Attend

LVN/LPN – Licensed Vocational Nurses
RN – Registered Nurses
APRN – Advanced Practice Nurses
PT / PTA – Physical Therapist
PA – Physician Assistants

Course Format

One Day Onsite/Classroom Workshop
Involves lectures, interactive demonstrations and hands-on skills training.

Faculty

Furqan Alex Khan, APRN, ACNS-BC, MSN – Advanced Practice Nurse

Dr. Ali Pitafi, MD Board Certified Internal Medicine

Nancy Twesige, LVN, MSc, PGDE, WCN-C

Credits

8.0 Hours – Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

Tuition

$ 499.00