Wound Management Update Brisbane

Wound Management Update Brisbane
A comprehensive wound management course for Registered & Enrolled Nurses






Who is it for?

The course is designed for registered and enrolled nurses from all health sectors, who are engaged in providing wound care to patients or residents.

This is an in-depth review of pathophysiology, pharmacology, assessment strategies, clinical aetiologies and interventions.  

 

Day One Program

 

8.30am

Registration

9.00am

Anatomy and physiology of the skin

9.30am

Pathophysiology of wound healing

10.00am

Reasons for wound chronicity & Common pharmacology - its relationship to wound healing

11.00am

Morning tea

11.15am

Patient and wound assessment - HEIDI

12.15pm

Wound Bed Preparation – what it means and how to implement it

1.00pm

Lunch

1.45pm

Wound infection – SSI, biofilms and antimicrobials

2.45pm

Selecting a wound dressing & establishing a formulary for practice

Dressing wounds – case examples

4.00pm

Close

 

 

Day Two Program

 

8.45am

Registration

9.00am

Leg ulcers – an overview

10.15am

Oedema and principles of compression

11.00am

Morning tea

11.15am

Pressure injury – tissue distortion and ischaemia

12.15pm

Negative pressure wound therapy – how, when and where

1.00pm

Lunch

1.45pm

Impact of diabetes on wound healing and foot ulceration

2.30pm

Skin tears – a review of practice

3.15pm

Case Review

3.50pm

Evaluations and Close

 

 

Biography Gary Bain RN MClinEd BN DipApSc MACN

Gary undertook his undergraduate training at Avondale College, obtaining a Diploma of Applied Science (Nursing). He gained a Bachelor of Nursing through the University of Technology Sydney, combining this with a Burns and Plastics Nursing Certificate from the Royal North Shore & Concord Hospitals, completing his tertiary studies at the School of Medicine, University of NSW with a Masters Degree in Clinical Education.

Gary has been clinically engaged in the field of wound management for over 30 years. Currently in private practice, as The Wound Guy, he provides education to medical, nursing, allied-health and product-industry personnel. He also provides clinical support to patients and their clinicians in the aged care, primary care and community sectors. These activities are conducted concurrently with his present role as educator and nurse consultant in wound management at the Mt Wilga Private Hospital (Rehabilitation Centre).

 
Gary has memberships with Wounds Australia, HEMI Advanced Wound Care Network and the Australian College of Nursing. He maintains strong relationships with and regularly supports all corporate members of the wound care product industry.  He liaises with and presents for professional organisations such as the Lindsay Leg Club, Ausmed Education, the Australian College of Nursing, the Australian Practice Nurse Association and the Pharmaceutical Guild of Australia, as well as philanthropic groups such as the Rodmell Fund for Aged Care Education.

 

Fees

Member $398

Non Member $443



TO REGISTER

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ACN members
Please log in to your membership account using the My ACN drop down box on our website.  
Non members
If you have never enrolled into one of our online courses, you will need to “create a new account” following the prompts.  
If you have previously enrolled, you can log on using your previous username and password.

By registering for the short course you are agreeing to the registration Terms and Conditions.
 
When
15/07/2019 8:30 AM - 16/07/2019 5:00 PM
Where
Mantra South Bank 161 Grey Street SOUTH BRISBANE QLD 4000