Basic Wound Care Course (BWCC)

Date: 10/20/2017
Time: 8:00 am  to  5:00 pm
Address: 819 NE 47th Ave., Portland, OR 97213
Location: Cancer Center Amphitheater on the campus of Providence Portland Medical Center, phone: 503.215.6014

Note $160 early registration cost is extended through Oct. 20!

The Basic Wound Care Course (BWCC), offered in Spring and Fall, is directed at wound care providers of all backgrounds (MD, RN, DPM, PA, OT, allied health) who desire a well-rounded overview of the major components of a comprehensive wound treatment plan. Join us for didactics and hands-on product demonstrations with faculty representing the top wound care providers in the region. This course is a basic orientation to wound care. Meals and 7.5* hours of CME / CNE are included. No certification is provided. Cost: $210 ($160 early registration before October 13, 2017), $60 for students (info@columbiawound.org). *Subject to topics presented.

Online registration is open. Just click on the “Register” tab above.

Fall 17 BWCC printable flier

Fall 17 BWCC printable agenda and map

Curriculum: total CE = 7.5 hours

*0.50 – Overview of wound healing
*0.50 – Wound assessments
*0.50 – Peripheral arterial disease
*1.00 – Wound dressings
*1.00 – Product demonstrations (by volunteer education committee members)
*0.50 – Pressure ulcers
*0.50 – Chronic venous insufficiency
*0.50 – Maintaining wound closure
*0.50 – Wound infection
*1.00 – The diabetic foot ulcer and offloading
*0.50 – Wound debridement
*0.50 – Case presentations

*Note: subject to change

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