Wound Care Clinical Practicum

Wound Care Clinical Practicum

Advanced Health Institute (AHI) - Advanced Health Institute aspires to promote optimal health and wellness through holistic patient care, advanced skills, and use of the latest research and technology.


Advanced Health Institute (AHI) offers Skin & Wound Management Practicum program for all medical professionals interested in gaining added clinical experience. This program provides direct exposure to the wound care practice and allows you to assist and shadow a Wound Care Specialist practicing in different clinical settings. This program empowers you to develop the skills, attitudes, values and professionalism that enable safe, ethical, evidenced based practice and ultimately prepare you to be a competent Wound Care Professional.

All AHI preceptors have the following minimum qualifications:

  • Possess an unencumbered, active licensure. (MD, DO, DPM, PA, APRN, RN)
  • A baccalaureate or higher degree in nursing from an accredited institution. (For RNs Only)
  • A Masters or Doctorate degree from an accredited institution. (For APRNs & PAs)
  • A minimum of 2-year experience in the area of clinical specialty.

Goals of Clinical Education:

  • Translate theory into practice
  • Foster problem solving and decision making skills
  • Collaborate with other medical professionals
  • Develop legal/ethical morals

AHI Faculty & Preceptors:

  • APRNs must have Advanced Practice license with national certification.
  • RNs must have at least two years of experience in wound care clinical practice with national certification.
  • APRNs/NPs must have prescriptive authority.
  • Must submit license, credentials, and an updated curriculum vitae (CV) to AHI.

Clinical Practicum Scheduling:
All applicants expected to be flexible (i.e. time, location) to maximize their learning experience opportunities. Although AHI makes every effort to schedule the applicants between Monday through Saturday during the usual office hours. However, some sites may require extended hours. Clinical experience hours are to be coordinated and scheduled at the convenience and the availability of the preceptor without interfering with applicants work schedule and other responsibilities.

Applicant will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion reflecting hours completed during the program.
*Applicant may choose how many hours they wish to complete.

Program Cost:
Cost per clinical hour : $ 10.00