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

September 14, 2019
October 12, 2019
November 16, 2019
December 07, 2019

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

Course Format

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

Faculty

Alex Khan, APRN ACNS-BC MSN WCN-C CSWD-C

Dr. Ali Pitafi, MD Board Certified Internal Medicine

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

Credits

8.0 Hours – Continuing Nursing Education (CNE)

Tuition

$ 499.00

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.