Date
15 Oct 2020
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Cost
Free
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Available to
Practice Nurses
Professional development points
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Network with your peers and whilst receiving an update on wound care management from Jan Rice
The October Practice Nurse Network Meetings will include:
  • Updates on PHN activities
  • Education session on wound care management by Jan Rice
  • General Practice case studies


Learning outcomes

By the end of this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand the phases of wound healing
  • Recognize factors that may influence wound healing
  • Identify tissue types in order to set aims of management
  • Select dressing appropriate to the aims of management 
  • Understand support/compression therapy principles
Speaker: Jan Rice
Jan has been heavily involved in wound care since she undertook her 12 months Plastic Surgical Nurse Training program in 1979. Jan has served on Advisory Boards, Key Opinion Leader Groups, Wound Committees both local, National and International. Jan is most comfortable with the approach of principles of care and what can be done in the current situation with what you have. This approach comes from years of volunteer work in resource poor communities abroad and working in aged care and running her own clinic in primary health care setting of a General Practice clinic in Melbourne for 16 years.