SHEFFIELD

Please Note: This event is in the past

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Opening times
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Venue
Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Sheffield Park, Chesterfield Road South, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8BW
Tel
0114 282 9988
Fax
0114 237 8140

Workshops

Wound assessment as part of an holistic process A certificated study session for healthcare professionals

9:45 AM (Duration: 45 Minutes)

  • The importance of accurate assessment
  • Assessing the patient, the social circumstances and the wound.
  • Improving patient outcomes including the management of exudate.
  • Reducing cost and improving quality

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued.

Speaker: Simon Barrett - Tissue Viability Nurse Specialist

Leg ulcer management: old challenges, new outcomes A certificated study session for healthcare professionals

11:45 AM (Duration: 45 Minutes)

  • Assessment of the limb shape etc, considering compression treatment options.
  • Gaining confidence with the application of compression bandages
  • Building a care pathway for the patient with a venous leg ulcer, including skin care, oedema and nutrition.
  • Meeting your organisations targets in reducing delayed leg ulcer healing.

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued.

Speaker: Simon Barrett - Tissue Viability Nurse Specialist

Common dermatalogical conditions explained A certificated study session for healthcare professionals

2:15 PM (Duration: 45 Minutes)

  • Any Qualified Provider: the move in dermatology services from secondary to primary care
  • How these changes may affect you as a nurse working in primary care
  • Essential skills in; examining the skin; describing lesions; how to treat and when to refer

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued.

Speaker: Janice Bianchi - Medical Education Specialist

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Please Note: This event is in the past