Conference for Healthcare Professionals:
Designed For: A workshop for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, staff nurses, physicians, physician assistants, and other interested health care providers.
This workshop presents updated approaches to the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of selected foot problems in older adults with opportunities to observe demonstrations of diagnostic and treatment procedures. Topics include assessment and diagnostic testing of lower extremity neurologic and vascular disease; biomechanical physical assessment of the foot; assessment and treatment of pedal skin conditions; and toenail assessment and care. Teaching methods include lecture, discussion, demonstration, and case study analysis.
Participation in this workshop meets the five hour didactic eligibility requirement for Foot and Nail Care Certification awarded by the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB).
For information on additional eligibility requirements and the application process, visit the website: www.wocncb.org/become-certified/foot-and-nail/.
|Other upcoming offerings you may be interested in:|
|Hotels in the area:|
When making reservations, be sure to mention the University of Washington to get the conference rate, if available. Some hotels offer free shuttles. Call the hotel to check for availability or to make shuttle reservations in advance.
*Group Rate=For two or more registrations for the same person at checkout.
uwcne.org · firstname.lastname@example.org
© 2012 University of Washington School of Nursing
Continuing Nursing Education · Box 359440 · Seattle, Washington 98195-9440
Voice: 206-543-1047 · FAX: 206-543-6953
The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance of a conference at: 206-543-6450/V, 206-543-6452/TTY, 206-685-7264 (FAX), or email@example.com.