DURHAM

Please Note: This event is in the past

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Opening times
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Venue
Durham County Cricket Club, Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground, Riverside, Chester-Le-Street, County Durham, DH3 3QR
Tel
0191 387 4711

Workshops

Common dermatalogical conditions explained A certificated study session for healthcare professionals

9:45 AM (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

Debridement as a diagnostic tool to improve wound assessment & healing A certificated study session for healthcare professionals

11:45 AM (Duration: 45 Minutes)

  • The importance of wound assessment in promoting healing
  • A new debridement method to help in wound assessment
  • Improving your practice - patient and economic impacts

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued.

Speaker: Simon Barrett - Tissue Viability Nurse Specialist

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

2:30 PM (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

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Please Note: This event is in the past