Learn the latest diagnostic and treatment strategies for comprehensive wound management from Mayo Clinic experts at this CME course. Faculty present multidisciplinary, evidence-based therapies and techniques for wound care in a variety of educational formats, focusing on clinically relevant updates to improve patient outcomes.
Target Audience: This multidisciplinary course is intended for healthcare providers who care for wound care patients. Disciplines include physicians, pedorthists, podiatrists, advanced practice providers (NP/PA, RN, CNS, LPN, etc.), physical therapists, dietitians, and others who care for wound care patients.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to: Identify the principles underlying the care of chronic wounds; Describe systemic factors that may impair healing; Describe specific diagnostic tests related to wound assessment; Discuss palliative, skilled nursing and community wound care; Describe how best to perform wound telehealth in an acute care setting; Discuss the importance of nutrition to heal chronic wounds; Identify special considerations for bariatric wound care; List multiple ways to perform ostomy and fistula wound care; Demonstrate multiple modalities in wound care.
Physician and Scientist USD 260.00
CNP, PA, Nurse, Physical Therapist, Resident, Fellow, Allied Health Professional, Pedorthist, Podiatrist, Dietitian, Retiree, Student USD 210.00
Speakers: Course Directors: Karen L. Andrews, M.D., Crystal A. Bain, R.N., Brianna M. Skrukrud, APRN, C.N.P., Danielle T. Vlazny, P.A.-C., M.S.
Time: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm