Wound Management for HCSWs
Duration: 1 Day - Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 16:30 - CPD Hours: 8
- Price: £160.00
A list of available dates can be found at the foot of this page.
An opportunity to develop knowledge and skills for wound management, infection control and removing skin closure devices.
"Best course I've ever been on! Fun, informative, brilliant tutor, very engaging and learnt a lot! Now feeling confident to start."
"An excellent course to update my knowledge and make me more confident when dealing with wounds!"
"Enjoyable course! Covered everything that we needed!"
Past course delegates, November 2016
Anatomy and physiology of the skin
The stages in wound healing – Implications for choosing the right dressing at each stage
Classification of wounds
Assessing wounds (A holistic approach)
Dressing types; choosing the right dressing
Managing wounds - consider:
- Aseptic or clean technique
- Dressing types
- Patient involvement
- Cost implications
Removal of skin closure devices
Medico-legal issues surround delegation to assistant practitioners in treating wounds