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Year 2019
January 2019

Wound care course (basic)

January 01, 2019

A wound neglected is a wound infected. Join this course to be equipped with fundamental knowledge and skills in wound care, so as to provide holistic wound care for patients.

Course objectives

  • Gain knowledge and skills to provide skin care and maintain skin health.
  • Implement evidence-based care in assessment, prevention and management of pressure injury.
  • Be up to date on the latest wound care products.
  • Be empowered to provide holistic wound care for patients.

Course outline (4 half days)

Day 1:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the skin
  • Effects of ageing on the skin
  • Common skin disorders among the elderly

Day 2:

  • General skin assessment of patient
  • Skin tear stages and management
  • Skin excoriation

Day 3:

  • Risk assessment and management of pressure injury
  • Introduction to wound care products
  • Applying appropriate wound dressing

Day 4:

  • Case presentation on skin tear and pressure injury

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE DATES, FEES AND OTHER INFORMATION

REGISTER through your organisation’s designated AIC LMS Administrator :

https://lms.aic-learn.sg/lms/app/SYS_login.aspx

Enquiries

6895 2782, slcwcadmin@stluke.org.sg

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