11th May 2020,
14th September 2020,
9th November 2020
8.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.
Eligible to attend:
This course provides an overview of the assessment, treatment and management of wounds including palliative wounds, leg ulcers and fungating wounds.
The course commences with an overview of the structure of skin and examines the physiological process of wound healing. Participants are then introduced to wound bed preparation and TIME in wound assessment. The afternoon is spent specifically focusing on dressings and case studies are used throughout the day to illustrate theory.
This day is facilitated by a Wound Care Specialist from University Hospital Limerick and has been an extremely popular course in previous years.
7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) approved by An Bord Altranais Cnáimhseachais na hÉireann (The Nurse and Midwifery Board of Ireland)