Basic Wound Care Course (BWCC)

Date: 04/13/2018
Time: 8:00 am  to  5:00 pm
Address: 819 NE 47th Ave., Portland, OR 97213
Location: Cancer Center Amphitheater and Conference Rooms on the Campus of Providence Portland Medical Center

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: $215 ($165 early registration by April 6, 2018), $65 for students (info@columbiawound.org). Non-credentialed attendees (e.g., students) may receive a letter of attendance if requested via email at info@columbiawound.org. *Subject to topics presented.

Registration information to come.

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 infections
*1.00 – The diabetic foot ulcer and offloading
*0.50 – Wound debridement
*0.50 – Case presentations

Note: agenda subject to change

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