Short courses
Health & Social Care

Management of Tissue Viability and Wounds

Masterclass:

You update your knowledge and enhance your skills in providing evidence-based tissue viability care and the prevention of damage to the integrity of the skin.

Course information

Part-time

  • 1 day

More part-time details

  • March 2018
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 384110
  • Fee for UK/EU applicants: £120

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You refresh your understanding around the wound healing process with an emphasis upon the importance of a holistic assessment and exploration of some of the key factors that impact upon wound healing.

You engage in shared-learning through class discussion and group activities, reflecting on case examples drawing upon your own and each other’s clinical knowledge and expertise to critically explore possible treatment options.

You study:

  • the importance of and developments in evidence-based wound care
  • wound healing process
  • holistic assessment
  • factors impacting upon wound healing, including smoking, nutrition and hydration
  • treatment options for different types of wounds, including debridement techniques, dressing choice and skin care.

Entry requirements

HEENE Funded
To access a HEENE funded place you must be employed as a band five or above within a north east NHS organisation and must gain approval from your CWD/CCG lead before the start of the masterclass.

Self-funding
To access this on a self-funding basis you must pay the fee before the start of the masterclass using the online shop

Course information

Part-time

  • 1 day

More part-time details

  • March 2018
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 384110
  • Fee for UK/EU applicants: £120

Contact details

Further information