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VIRTUAL – Introduction to Wound Care

May 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:15 pm

Nhs Bht

This fully funded course will be delivered by the Tissue Viability Team at Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust.

 

Content

09.00- 09.15 Introduction and welcome

09.15- 10.00 Wound assessment (TIME)

10.00-10.10- Break

10.10-11.00- Phases of wound healing

11.00-11.10- Break

11.10-12.00- Lower limb assessment and treatment- best practice

12.00-12.30- Lunch

12.30- 13.50 Dressings- overview of types/ how they work-

  • Honey, inadine, silver-
  • hydrofibre, hydrocolloids-
  • foams and superabsorbers
  • Skincare,  steroids, emollients, UCS wipes

13.50-14.00 Break

14.00-14.20 Management of basic burns

14.20-14.40 Management of skin tears

14.40- 15.00 Management of pressure ulcers/ assessments

15.00-15.10- Break

15.10-16.00 Biofilm and wound infection

16.00-16.15 Questions and close

 

Safe & Compassionate Care

Details

Date:
May 25
Time:
9:00 am - 4:15 pm

Venue

Virtual – Microsoft Teams

Organizer

Oxfordshire Training Hub